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Chateau de Pommard Nuit Saint George 2014

Château de Pommard

TERROIR

Divided into two parts in Côte de Nuits, between Prémeaux and Vosne-Romanée, the appellation of Nuits-Saint-Georges includes two different types of soils and produce a full-bodied and well-balanced red wine enjoyable today, but ageable for years.

APPELLATION

Nuits-Saint-Georges

TYPE DE CRU

Village

ALTITUDE

230 to 305 meters

WINEMAKING

  • Hand-harvested grapes, hand-sorted on a vibrating table
  • 100% de-stemmed, placed into stainless steel fermentation vats by gravity flow
  • Weeks-long maceration, minimal pumping-over and punching-down – Pressing in pneumatic press
  • Placed in French oak barrels for aging on fine lees
  • Not filtered

HARVEST

End of September 2014

AGING

28 months in 30% new French oak barrels

TASTING

With a medium ruby color, this Nuits-Saint-Georges 2014 is a balanced and concentrated red wine. The nose is clean and intense, with aromas of black cherries, blackberries, and blackcurrant. The palate also reveals flavors of sweet spices like cinnamon. The tannins are soft and silky, while the finish is long and fruity. It is approachable now while able to age gracefully for several years.

ALCOHOL

13.5% vol

SERVING TEMP

16°C

DRINKABILITY

Now to 15 years

$130.00