Category: Red full bodied
Appellation: AOC Volnay 1er Cru Les Santenots (Burgundy region)
Grapes: Pinot Noir (100%)
About the wine: Fine wine from Burgundy! Volnay 1er Cru Les Santenots is one the most famous red 1er Cru of the Côte de Beaune in Burgundy. Les Santenots vineyard is located in the southern part of Volnay, near the village of Meursault. The particular structure of the soil (Limestone, gravel and marl) makes Les Santenots a very aromatic and powerful wine. The Nudant family started working in the vine in 1453, today rising star Guillaume Nudant in is 30's is taking the 16 hectares family estate to even higher level of quality by challenging himself while keeping a close eye on tradition and knowledge of generations past.
Taste like: Nudant's Les Santenots is rich and powerful with red and blackberries, subtle notes of oak. It’s an elegant wine, with a beautiful hearthiness and an impressive volume of fine tannins mid palate. The fruit is pure, driven and the finish never ending. Something special...
When to drink: Drink now or in the next 10-15 years.
Service: 14-15 degrees C. We recommend to decant for 1 hour.
Food match: Beef bourguignon, slow cooked meat stew or duck.