The Domaine des Riottes in Meursault, which owns four hectares of vines, offers a lovely range of Côte de Beaune wines.
In the Northwest of the Côte de Beaune. The vineyards surround the picturesque village of Savigny-lès-Beaune. The Climat "Les Peuillets" is adjacent to the Beaune
The soil is composed of limestone mixed with clay.
Traditional vinification in thermo-regulated stainless steel. Pre-fermentation - temperature controlled cold maceration. Long fermentation during which pigeages and pumping over are performed. Aged in oak barrels for 15 months. 40% new oak and 60% oak barrels used between 1 and 3 times. The oak is mainly sourced from the Vosges region.
Of a deep red cherry colour.
The nose of black and red fresh fruits and violet.
The palate is wide and generous, aromatic with light spices. The tannins are fine and delicate.
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.