Wine Volnay 1-er Cru AOC Caillerets Ancienne Cuvee Carnot 2002
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The wine has a ruby color with brown highlights.
The wine has a rich taste with a good structure and excellent balance. Good potential.
The wine has a complex aroma, which perceptible notes of ripe fruit, complemented by hints of smoke and animal tones.
Wine is the perfect complement to the easy meat delicacies, as well as blends well with duck and lamb.
House Bouchard Pere e Fiss - one of the oldest wine houses. It was founded in 1731, and since the XIX century, it was the first number on exports to all markets and held the highest positions. Since 1995, the house became the property of Joseph Enrio - owner family home in Champagne. And today, all observers of the wine market agree that the contribution Enrio - financial, creative, conceptual - proved invaluable in a new stage in history Bouchard Pere e Fiss quickly reach full speed. House Bouchard Pere e Fiss has always been among the best in Burgundy. It is the largest landowner among the leading houses of Burgundy, he owns 130 hectares of vineyards. Own vineyards in Bouchard Pere e Fiss are available in all the "key" communes Côte-d'Or, such as Chassagne-Montrachet and Puligny-Montrachet. Therefore, laws and models for which there is a farm, different from the usual practices of other Burgundian merchants.
Les Caillerets - one of the best parts of Premiers Crus in freestyle and first acquisition Bouchard family. As you know, Bouchard has not always been the big landowners. Founder of the House - Michelle Bouchard began as a merchant, but his grandson, Antoine, "a century old man" (he lived in 1759-1860g.g.), Has decided to make wine from their own grapes and the first section, which he bought, it was in the commune Volnay - 7 hectares Les Caillerets. As a result of complex genetic and related vicissitudes of this site was in a family by the name of Carnot to return to the Bouchard only a few generations - August 5, 1889. Among the descendants of one of the names of President Carnot third of the French Republic - Marie Francois Sadi Carnot. "Ancienne Cuvee Carnot" means ancient, old, has a long history Cuvee Carnot. Soil vineyard wines contain thin layers of lime and clay.