The AOC Aloxe-Corton is a naming of villages of Côtes de Beaune since 1938. The authorized vines are in white the Chardonnay, the White Pinot and sometimes the Pinot gris. In red, it is the Pinot noir in great majority. Globally red wines of AOC of Aloxe-Corton are powerful wines, structured in the pleasant tannins. The white wines are flexible and generous in the bouquets of spices and mineral. The soil gives to the naming a big diversity of wines. In the North, we find soft and fruity wines while in the South, wines are more solid and structured.
Olivier Leflaive Borgogne Aloxe Corton Red wine one an elegant wine with a lot of temper!
Domaine Bruno Clair is inscribed in these areas of Burgundy of family traditions. The quality of these magnificent terroirs is always at the rendezvous. The plots of Aloxe Corton were acquired in 1993 and give a wine cut to cross the time. Intense, flowery and fruity in the nose, the mouth is generous and silky with a beautiful structure.
This Corton Grand Cru by Vincent Girardin comes from grapes from the commune of Aloxe Corton on the most beautiful exhibitions of this great vintage. The soils rich in marnes are sloping smoothly and regularly. The harvest is manual and the sorting is severe. The 15 months-ageing was made in French oak casks.
Olivier Leflaive Burgundy Appellation : Corton Charlemagne White wine - AOC - Cépage : Chardonnay