Our Wines

Corton Grand Cru
« Le Rognet »

Intense and velvety with a colourful complexion, get darkening towards magenta; its nose reminds ripe black fruits (blackcurrant, cherry), evolving to animal notes after few years. Its structure, its concentration and its fruit reveal a character which is decided to convince.

Situation

Our plot covers 1/3 of a hectare, overhanging the village of Ladoix-Serrigny.

Terroir

Exposure is south-east/south-west. The hillside offers a reddish and pebbly soil, derived from brown limestone and rich deposits of marl. The Pinot Noir grape is pampered here.

Cepage

Pinot Noir.

Age vigne

30 years.

Winemaking

100% harvested by hand - Vatting time: 3/4 weeks with control of temperature and density - Ageing in oak barrels during 12 months then bottling.

Production

1 500 to 2 000 bottles according to years.

Conservation

It has great prospects ageing, between 8 and 10 years, more for great vintages.

Service

Young or aged, served at 15-16°C. You can use also a carafe to oxygenate the wine.

Accords

Highly complex and impressively mouth-filling, its closest companions are highly-flavoured meats, roast or grilled, all games (furred or feathered) or strong cheeses like the famous “Epoisse” from Burgundy.


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