Pommard 1er Cru Espenots Rouge Domaine Dubreuil Fontaine
First, located in the Côte de Beaune, Domaine Dubreuil-Fontaine, a family owned Domaine for more than 140 years . Then, they use the noble grape varieties of Chardonnay and Pinot noir to make up its wide range of 22 appellations . It starts from the fruity Bourgogne, to the lively village, from the prestigious Premier cru to the rare Grand Cru. Its vineyards cover the villages of: Pernand-Vergelesses, Aloxe-Corton and Savigny Les Beaune, Pommard, Beaune and Volnay.
Christine Dubreuil is a fifth-generation winemaker and owner of this Domaine located in Pernand-Vergelesses. Her wines are elegant, charming, and delicious – each wonderfully depicting its vineyard.
Vintage available: 2018 & 2019
Grape Variety: 100% Pinot Noir.
Tasting Notes: At first, Pommard 1er Cru Espenots has an open and heartwarming nose with notes of cherry, crushed strawberry and minerals. Then, a good substance
and tannins in the mouth. Overall, an Outstanding depth and persistence on the well balanced finale.
- Age of the Vines: 35 years
- Vintage: Hand harvested with sorting.
- Winemaking : Traditional winemaking in thermo-regulated stainless steel vats, twice daily punching. 17-day fermentation.
- Ageing: 20 months in oak casks. 30% new oak.