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Pommard 1er Cru Les Charmots 2010

Pommard Les Charmots
1er Cru

Grape Variety : Pinot Noir

Soil : Clay and limestone

Site : One of the most well-known Premiers Crus of Pommard, located at the top of the slope. South East orientation.

The Vintage 2010 : The weather at the start of summer was quite demanding. It became fine again from the end of August with much sun and a north wind, which aided concentration of flavours and gave rise to an exceptional phenolic maturity. The harvest commenced in mid-September in perfect conditions under an Indian summer. This results in red wines with a crunchy flesh and an explosion of red fruits marvelously combined with the minerality of the terroirs. Aged in French oak during 16 months.

Tasting : Dark rubis color. Intense aromas of cooked red berries mixed with liquorice and spices. Well-balanced and complex. Outstanding aromatic combination. Complex and well-balanced. Tight and dense texture. Well-crafted oak note, powerful tannins. Longs and generous aftertaste.

Food pairing : Red meat grilled or en sauce and all sorts of cheeses, especially our local cheeses like Epoisses, Citeaux and Langres.