Volnay 1er cru Les Brouillards - 2015

Price : 72.75$
Grape Variety : Pinot noir  
Caract. : Dry red wine  
SAQ Code : 12568200  
Inventaire : Batch Specialty  
Format : 750 mL 
Degree of Alcohol : 13% 
Bottles/Crate : 12 

Tasting :

"It has a more open and generous bouquet with ripe redcurrant and crushed strawberry scents, touches of peppermint just in the background wondering whether to join the party. The palate is medium-bodied with fine tannins. This is quite harmonious with fine mineralite." -NM Wine Advocate

Wine Pairing :

Red meat, roasted, game, strong cheese.

Winemaking :

  • Variety : 100% Pinot noir
  • Age of vines : 50 years
  • Yield of vines : 15 hl/ha
  • Irrigation : None
  • Harvest : Manual
  • Fermentation : Stainless steel during 2 weeks
  • Maturation : French oak barrique (20% new, the rest:1-3 years) during 16 months. 5 months in bottle - Malolactic fermentation. With the lees.
  • Type of yeast : indigenous
  • Fining : Not filtered
  • Cellar : 15-20 years
  • Decanting : 2h+ hour

See the Press Review


Vintage 2015

  • Wine Advocate -R. Parker: 89-91 pts.

Vintage 2014

  • Wine Advocate -R. Parker: 89 pts.

Vintage 2013

  • Wine Advocate -R. Parker: 91 pts.

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