Bourgogne

Louis Max Hautes Cotes de Nuits (2016)

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Country: France

Area: Bourgogne / Hautes Cotes de Nuits

Wine style: Red

Varietal: Pinot Noir

Style: Dry

Grade: A.O.C.

Producer: Louis Max

Serving Temperature(℃): 16

Size: 750ml

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Description

"Excellent" by Bill Nanson, Burgundy critic

The vineyards of the the Hautes Côtes-de-Nuits cover the well-exposed slopes of the hills that dominate the 'Côte' at an average altitude of between 300 and 400 metres. The soils are a mix of stones, clay and limestone.


WINE TASTING
Cristal clear dark red cherry color.
Intense aromas of fresh red berries, with elegant notes of spices Lively in the mouth, with a good tannic structure and an elegant, persistent finish.

FOOD PAIRING
Pairs well with all meals, but especially with strong tasting meats, like small game meat. Also pairs perfectly with mildly strong cheeses.

SERVICE TEMPERATURE AND AGEING
Wine to be served around 16°C.
This wine is ready to drink, but will benefit from an ageing of 2 to 4 years.

Alc 12.4%

See region detail: France >> Bourgogne >> Hautes Côtes de Nuits
See producer detail: Louis Max

Terroir/Vinification

TERROIR
The Hautes-Côtes vineyard covers very well exposed hillsides situated around 400m in altitude. The soils are stony, clayey overlying limestone patches.

WINEMAKING
Manual harvest with grape sorting before the vinification and full destemming of the grapes. Fermentation in stainless steel tanks, with a slight maturation in oak barrel.

 

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