Pommard

Location
Burgundy, France
Level
Village
Variety
Pinot Noir
Region
Côte de Beaune

Soils

Limestone with some iron traces

Winemaking

Grapes are hand-harvested and 15% of Whole Cluster are used. The wine is mature for 11 months in 20% new oak barrels.

Tasting Notes

Fruity and musky aromas with just the right touch of oak. Structured and firm, this wine has a pronounced personality. Full-bodied in its youth, it softens with age.

Points of Distinction

 

  • Historical appellation-Pommard belonged to the Duke of Burgundy before donating to the archbishops of Lyon
  • Purchased grapes are made through long-term grower contracts, who are committed to respecting Bouchard Père & Fils' strict quality control