Aloxe Corton "Les Boutières - Aux Valozières" 2012 - Domaine d'Ardhuy


Wines from the Aloxe Corton appellation are among the most tannic wines in Burgundy, and are therefore perfect for ageing. If you are able to leave it aside for a few years, you will be absolutely thrilled with it. It is a highly complex Pinot Noir with aromas of black fruit, underwood and spices. A truly beautiful bottle for any fan of complex Burgundy reds.

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Wines from the Aloxe Corton appellation are among the most tannic wines in Burgundy, and are therefore perfect for ageing. If you are able to leave it aside for a few years, you will be absolutely thrilled with it. It is a highly complex Pinot Noir with aromas of black fruit, underwood and spices. A truly beautiful bottle for any fan of complex Burgundy reds.
 
Wine CharacteristicsWhen & how to drink?
 
Domain: Domaine d'Ardhuy
Vintage: 2012
Appellation: Aloxe Corton
Region: Burgundy
Type: Dry
 
Grape(s): Pinot Noir
 
 
Drink from 2017 to 2027
Open 1 hour before, ideally decanted
Serve at 14-16°C
 
A braised lamb shoulder is an amazing match.
 
 Technical stuff
  
Soil: Clay and gravel
Age of Vines: 20 to 55 years (30 years on average)
Harvest: Manual
Maturing: 12 months in oak barrels (30% new)
 

 

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Aloxe Corton "Les Boutières - Aux Valozières" 2012 - Domaine d'Ardhuy

Aloxe Corton "Les Boutières - Aux Valozières" 2012 - Domaine d'Ardhuy

Wines from the Aloxe Corton appellation are among the most tannic wines in Burgundy, and are therefore perfect for ageing. If you are able to leave it aside for a few years, you will be absolutely thrilled with it. It is a highly complex Pinot Noir with aromas of black fruit, underwood and spices. A truly beautiful bottle for any fan of complex Burgundy reds.