Burgundy vineyards are well known for their history. Here, there are Pinot Noir and Gamay grapes for the red wine and Chardonnay and Aligote grapes for the white wine. The mention of appellation or plot (Clos) is very important, as on the same vineyard, different winemakers can produce a wines of different quality. Of course, the prestigious wines like premier crus and grand crus are the most desirable, but with 84 quality geographic areas which are full of wines to discover. After years of tasting and experience, we have selected the quintessential wines.
Very small quantities produced during a vintage where hail played a part. Despite this, what was made is of a high quality and this Volnay 60 Ouvrees from Domaine de la Pousse D Or oozes class with superb balance. 91 - 93 points. Neal Martin