Domaine Poulleau Aloxe-Corton 2018

108.00 SGD -18%

88.00 SGD
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Sommelier's Notes

The Domaine started its activity in the 1960s. Michel POULLEAU and his wife Jacqueline together exploited the vineyard. Then in 1983, their son Thierry joined them with their daughter-in-law who also jointed them later to manage the estate for the administrative and commercial part. After 1996 when Michel retired, the estate has headed by Thierry and Florence with the help of two ladies.


This is a red wine from Burgundy, France, made from Pinot Noir. This wine is produced in the village of Arox-Colden in Golden Hill. It has a deep ruby red color and is rich in red and black fruits. The tannins are as soft as velvet, and the taste is rich and smooth. The style is very elegant. This wine can be drunk alone or as a supplement to a variety of cuisines.


Ageing: 1 year in oak barrels, 20% of which are new barrels


Age of vines:  45 years


Aging Potential: 7 to 10 years


Culinary agreements: To serve at 15‐16 ° C. Good pair with duck breast, fine game such as hare or cheese such as Epoisses.


Awards:  


90/100 Gilbert & Gaillard vintage 17

93/100 Vert de Vin Magazine vintage 2017

Guide Hachette des vins vintage 2017

Commended Decanter World Wine Awards vintage 2017

90/100 Guide Dve vintage 2016

Gold Medal Concours Terre de Vins vintage 2018

91/100 Gilbert & Gaillard vintage 2018

92/100 Wine Enthusiast vintage 2018


Usually Bought Together

REGION: Burgundy
Appellation: Aloxe-Corton
Region: Burgundy
Estate: Domaine Poulleau
Grapes: Pinot Noir
Did you know?: Only 25,000 to 35,000 bottles of wine are produced a year
Specifications
Deep ruby ​​color.
Aromas of small red fruits (raspberry, strawberry) and black (blackcurrant, blackberry). Racy and fruity wine
The tannins are as soft as velvet, and the taste is rich and smooth.
15 C
Good pair with duck breast, fine game such as hare or cheese such as Epoisses.
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