Domaine Rolet - Arbois - Pinot Noir - red - 1988 - 1500 ml
WHAT THE WINEMAKERS ARE SAYING
“A clear ruby robe. Powerful nose that opens with red fruits and then develops with notes of spices, vanilla and caramel. Alliance of power and finesse, good balance on the palate.” Domaine Rolet
Domaine Rolet is established as one of the Jura vineyard flagships and its wines propose the whole terroir richness through the large range of Jura grape varieties. Domaine Rolet is the project of families who wanted to establish a Domaine between tradition and modernity, respecting the Jura wines great diversity. These 3 families are the Devillard family (winemakers in Bourgogne for 5 generations and owners of Château de Chamirey in Mercurey, Domaine des Perdrix in Côte de Nuits, Domaine de la Ferté in Givry and Domaine de la Garenne in Mâconnais), the Flambert family (hotels owners for several generations), and the Dupuis family (entrepreneurs family, specialised in martial arts equipment). They leaded the Rolet production to a high level of excellence, each and every vintage. Their philosophy is based on meticulous attention to vineyards, small yields and optimal ripening of grapes.
Grapes and terroirs: 100% Pinot Noir. Vines planted on the slopes of Montesserin mainly composed of limestone and clay loam marls.
Winemaking: Harvesting and manual sorting. Aging for 15 months, a third of which in new barrels.
Pairing: Ideal with candied duck legs, stir-fried Marengo veal, braised lamb.