Joannes Violot Guillemard Bourgogne Rouge Les Maisons Dieu, 2019, 75CL

SKU: 887810
Sub region: Cote de Beaune
Variety: Pinot Noir
Rating: Burghound 86

Joannes Violot Guillemard (6th generation) took over in 2019 from his father Thierry. Organic growth since 1999.

Bourgogne Rouge Les Maisons Dieu - This is a parcel of regional Bourgogne appellation with vines bordering the village of Pommard, planted in 1997.

100% Pinot Noir, all destemmed.

The must is cold macerated for 5-6 days and fermented in wooden vats for around 10 days. After that a post fermentation maceration to lower the temperature of the wine. The pomace is pressed in a pneumatic press and placed in oak barrels for maturation, where it stays for 12 months before bottling.