Corton Grand Cru Clos Des Marechaudes Albert Bichot 2015

Corton Grand Cru Clos Des Marechaudes Albert Bichot 2015

Just like its neighbour, the illustrious Corton Grand Cru Monopole "Clos des Maréchaudes", this wine is also a “monopole” belonging to the Domaine du Pavillon estate. The soil here is brown limestone overlying scree, with a high proportion of clay. "En Mareschaut" is derived from the Old French term “maresche” (marsh). The lower parts of Aloxe-Corton and Ladoix-Serrigny were marshy due to their proximity to the Lauve spring. Major drainage work was undertaken to dry up the land and make it suitable for planting vines.

Tasting Notes

The nose of Albert Bichot`s Aloxe-Corton Premier Cru « Clos des Maréchaudes » features fruity aromas of blackberry, strawberry and notes of mild spices, tea and cocoa. Boasting extremely supple structure, this balanced wine has lovely, pleasing, velvety tannins. The finish is long and aromatic, reminiscent of the fruity aromas perceived on the nose.

Code:
3205RB-bt
Type
Country
Region: 
Style: 
Medium Bodied
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Vintage
2015
ABV: 
13%
Size: 
75cl
Closure: 
Natural Cork
Price:£82.98
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