Wine Volnay 1er Cru AOC Clos des Angles 1998, 1.5 L
Deep red wine.
Taste buttery, supple.
The wine has a great flavor, which captured notes of black and red berries. The aroma of wine is filled with complex notes, like all wines from grapes Volne village.
Perfectly combined with dishes of roast meat and game: pork, chicken, duck.
The very name of the wine suggests that the vineyard where the grapes are grown for its establishment, located in the corner (Angles) between Volnay Fremiets and Volay Clos de la Barre. Wine combines soft and silky texture Volnay with a rough and bold base vineyards Pommard. The vineyard is oriented to the east and southeast. Rocky subsoil containing a lot of clay, vineyard provides good drainage.
One of the great winemakers of France - Olivier Leflaive is also known as a great guitarist who in 1972-1979 he worked as musical director in Paris, in 1982, he left the stage, deciding to follow in the footsteps of his father. Olivier began working in the family business - Domaine Leflaive, which was founded in the 18th century, but later decides to set up its economy. He aims - the production of great red and white wines of Burgundy, who would be available for all fans. Domain Olivier Leflaive Freres was founded by Olivier, his brother Patrick and his uncle Vincent in 1984. In addition, from 1990 to 1994, Olivier was one of the managers of the family business.
Today farming Olivier Leflaive owns approximately 12 hectares of vineyards in the appellation Puligny-Montrachet, Meursault Premiers Crus, Chassagne-Montrachet Premier Cru, Bourgogne Aligoté and others. In order to get enough quality wine of excellent raw materials, you also need to use modern technology combined with time-tested traditional approach to production. To create your own wine farm Olivier Leflaive uses the best grapes grown on their own vineyards or purchased from other well-known enterprises from Côte d'Or, wines are produced and maintained in accordance with the highest standards. Today farming Olivier Leflaive is one of the best producers of Burgundy, its founder Olivier Leflaive and a team of experienced oenologists rely on experience and intuition in order to preserve the image and high reputation. All wines Olivier Leflaive Freres are a clear reflection of the unique nature of each Burgundy appellasona.