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Bourgogne Rouge 'Cuvee de Noble Souche', Domaine Denis Mortet

Bourgogne Rouge 'Cuvee de Noble Souche', Domaine Denis Mortet
  • From the village of Daix, just northwest of Dijon
  • 400m altitude
  • 1 ha parcel
  • 35+ year old vines
  • De-stemmed
  • Indigenous yeast
  • Aged 18 months in barrel (20% new)
  • Unfined and unfiltered
Producer:
Vintage:
2018
Country:
France
Region:
Burgundy
Appellation:
Bourgogne
Variety:
Pinot Noir
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic

Press & Reviews

Jasper Morris

Score:
90
Date:
2019-11-01
Review:
The vines are grown on the other side of Dijon in a village called Daix. Arnaud Mortet enthuses about the location, red earth on very limestone rock, windy healthy plateau. Fine fresh purple with a really elegant and fresh bouquet, delicious! Very persistent.

Tim Atkin

Score:
90