Pierre Matrot Volnay 1er Cru Santenots, 2005, 75CL

$550.00 $650.00
SKU: 887961
Sub region: Volnay
Variety: Pinot Noir
Rating: Jancis Robinson 16.5/20

Domaine Pierre Matrot, was established in 1914 by Joseph Matrot. His son Pierre took the reins in 1937 and expanded the vineyards further. Thierry, Pierre's son, took over the estate in 1976. From 2009 Thierry and Pascalle took over the domaine and started labeling all the wines as Thierry and Pascalle Matrot, including back vintages release.

The Volnay Santenots comes from a 0.87ha parcel of 30 years of age. The Pinot Noir is 100% destemmed and macerated at 10C for 3-6 days, than fermented with indigenous yeast. Punch down and pump overs usually 2 times per day, and matured in 20% new French oak barrels for 15 months. Light filtration before bottling. Organic since 2000