Volnay Vielles Vignes 2013

SKU/Code: 
DB7332-13
Product Line: 
Red
Varietal: 
Pinot Noir
Country: 
France
Region: 
Burgundy
Bouley, Jean-Marc

Vines that are in excess of 70 years old, from just below Carelles Sous la Chappelle (next to Champans). Chalky clay soil. Aged for 20 months in barrel, 30% new.

91 points
"Rich, smooth and full of black cherry, wet earth and spice flavors, with deft oak pushing the fruit to the forefront. Balanced, lingering with cherry and vanilla details on the finish. Best from 2017 through 2026. 168 cases made."
Bruce Sanderson,
Wine Spectator
, July 2016