CLOS DU MOULIN AUX MOINES
Bourgogne Chardonnay Clos de la Perriere (Monopole)
3 case(s) available
About this winery
Long over-looked and underrated, Auxey-Duresses has emerged as a prime source of best-value burgundy in recent years, especially for the top reds, which at their best can be delightfully Volnay-like. The Clos du Moulin aux Moines is a lovely old domaine that was the property of the renowned Abbey of Cluny in the 10th Century; it is beautifully situated on the slopes of the Cote de Beaune above the village of Meursault. It has been owned by the Andrieu family since 2008; since taking over they...
Notes about product
The grapes for this vintage come from South-facing vines planted in the 1960s, sitting on 1.6 hectares of land with silty-limestone soil. The winery uses organic and biodynamic agricultural practices.
Grapes are hand harvested before fermentation/maturation for 12 months, using 5-15% new oak barrels.