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Domaine Comte Senard - Aloxe-Corton Village - white - 2015 - 750 ml

Domaine Comte Senard - Aloxe-Corton Village - white - 2015 - 750 ml

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WHAT THE WINEMAKERS ARE SAYING 

“The only white Aloxe-Corton made with100% Pinot Gris (called “Pinot Beurot” in Burgundy). Subtle persistence, low acidity, well-balanced and full of finesse. Perfect as an aperitif drink or with seafood. […] Light golden robe. Ample and fatty, elegant and well-structured. Vanilla and biscuit aromas.”Domaine Comte Senard

OUR NOTES 

Domaine Comte Senard produces some of the best Corton. The Burgundy village of Aloxe Corton (692 acres) lies midway between côte de Beaune and côte de Nuits. 

In 1857, Jules Senard, great grandfather of the current owner created the original “Corton Clos Des Meix” vineyard. Covering a surface of 6 acres, the vineyard has been a “Monopole” (under exclusive control) ever since. Over the years, the acquisition of prestigious appellations such as Corton Clos Du Roi, Corton Bressandes and Corton Paulands has increased the prestige and high reputation of the Comte Senard Estate. Since the year 2000, Lorraine has followed on from her father. Lorraine’s approach is very much inspired from the previous generations’ respect in keeping the Corton spirit alive: deep robe, red fruit aromas, tannic and powerful. They have opted for a sustainable-organic approach that best suits their convictions: the non-use of herbicides and insecticides, sustainable grass-covering and ploughing techniques throughout the Estate.

TECHNICAL SHEET

Grape variety: Grey Pinot 

Surface: 0.56 acres

Age of the vines: 40 years

Winemaking: Cold fermentation vinification

Pairing: Foie gras, seafood 

Production: 1000 bottles