Auxey-Duresses Moulin aux Moines (Monopole) 2015

CLOS DU MOULIN AUX MOINES

Auxey-Duresses Moulin aux Moines (Monopole)
2015

  • Organic
  • Biodynamic

$70.24*

* Suggested retail price
Product code
233151
Format
6 x 750ml
Listing type
Speculative
Status
Store Only
Country
France
Regulated designation
Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
Region
Burgundy
Subregion
Côte de Beaune
Appellation
Auxey-Duresses
Varietal(s)
Pinot Noir 100 %
Color
Red
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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...

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Tasting notes

This wine is well structured with strong tannins and spiced, peppery aromas. A wine with delicious red fruit fruit flavours, rich aromas, and a strong sense of terroir. Vinified with very low sulfur, this is a vibrant cuvee, with a great purity and energy.