Wines from this village appellation of the Côte Chalonnaise are often underrated as well, and yet they are superb. This Rully exhibits classic flowery and fruity aromas with a nice and refreshing acidity, giving it a balanced structure. Its wooden notes on the finish ensure a very decent complexity. A wine to discover.
|Wine Characteristics||When & how to drink?|
Domain: Domaine Olivier
Type: Dry White wine
Drink from now to 2019
Open and Drink
Serve at 12-14°C
Charcuterie and cheese platter, Scallops carpaccio.
Soil: Clay and limestone
Size of vineyard: 12 hectares
Maturing: 12 months in oak barrels then 6 months in vats
|What experts says|
15 / 20
Santenay is the home village of Domaine Olivier and this cuvée is made of a strict selection of parcels within the Santenay appellation. It is a wonderful and easy-drinking wine, with a nose of fresh red fruit and a round, dainty palate. If you are wondering what a red Santenay should taste like, this cuvée will give you plenty to think about.