Cote de Nuit, Burgundy, France
Producer: Domaine Alain Michelot
Appellation : Nuits - Saint - Georges
Grape: Pinot Noir
Located in the heart of Nuits-Saint-Georges, the Domaine Alain MICHELOT cultivates 8 Ha of vineyards over Nuits-Saints-Georges and Morey-Saint-Denis. The property dates back to the end of the 19th century around 1880. Four generations of winemakers have contributed to the reputation of this Domaine which has as its goals authenticity and quality. The ageing of the various appellations lasts 18 months in oak barrels (with 25% new barrels).
Tasting Notes: Powerful, aromatic and with wonderful texture this wine offers complex flavours of blackberry, blackcurrant and smoke leading on to a long, elegant and flavoursome finish.
Pairings: Duck, Goose and Game Birds