Saint-Romain 2015

CLOS DU MOULIN AUX MOINES

Saint-Romain
2015

$63.99*

* Suggested retail price
Product code
26951
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
Cross dock
Status
Store Only
Country
France
Regulated designation
Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
Region
Burgundy
Subregion
Côte de Beaune
Appellation
Saint-Romain
Varietal(s)
Chardonnay 100 %
Color
White
Sugar
Dry
Closure type
Cork
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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

Surrounded between abrupt cliffs and rocky spur, the village of Saint Romain is one of the fiefdoms of the Celtic and Gallo-Roman vineyards. This wine is the result of the blend of old vines from "Combe Bazin" and " Sous Roches ". Although it is among the last plots acquired by the domaine, they were already grown in organic farming with soils ploughed and ideal to produce Chardonnay in its whole liveliness.