The Domaine des Riottes in Meursault, which owns four hectares of vines, offers a lovely range of Côte de Beaune wines.
Northwest of the Côte de Beaune. The vineyard surrounds the picturesque village of Savigny-Lès-Beaune. The «Les Lavières» climate is facing south, it is located between Beaune and Savigny-Lès-Beaune.
The soil is composed of limestone mixed with clay.
Hand harvest. Traditional vinification in thermoregulated stainless steel. Pre-fermentation - temperature controlled cold maceration. Long fermentation during
which pigeages and pumping over are performed. Aged in oak barrels between 10 and 15 months. 40% new oak and 60% oak barrels used between 1 and 3 times.
Ruby in colour.
An expressive nose elegantly toasted and red berries notes.
The mouth is well-balanced with consistant tannins which offer a rich and promising structure. The finish is both fresh and spicy.
Ideal with meat: beef pieces, roasts, poultry or even foie gras. Cheeses with a sweet taste : Chaource, Brie de Meaux, Tomme, Mont d'Or...
Drink within 5 years.