Bouchard Pere & Fils Volnay Les Caillerets Ancienne Cuvee Carnot 1er Cru 1995
Bouchard Pere & Fils Volnay Les Caillerets Ancienne Cuvee Carnot Premier Cru
Region: Côte de Beaune, Burgundy, France
Bottle size: 75cl
Grape: Pinot Noir
Unfurling in the glass with aromas of dark berries, rose petals, plums, raw cocoa and orange rind, it's medium to full-bodied, layered and velvety, with powdery tannins, lively acids and a long, fragrant finish
According to tradition, ‘those with no vines in Caillerets, does not know what Volnay is worth’. This wine exhibits exquisite fruit and spice aromas on the nose. On the palate, perfect harmony between structure and elegance: rich, complex and voluptuous.
Founded in 1731 in Beaune by Michel Bouchard, Bouchard Père & Fils, is one of the oldest wine estates in Burgundy, perpetuating tradition for nearly 3 centuries and 9 generations. This desire to build up an exceptional estate in Côte d’Or endured through the generations and acquisitions in the best Villages were added throughout the 19th century and again in the early 20th century.