Domaine Nicolas Rossignol Volnay Premier Cru Cailleret

Domaine Nicolas Rossignol Volnay Premier Cru Cailleret

Wine Information
These vines were owned by Nicolas' grandparents. Some went to his uncle and some to his father, but he was able to acquire both portions.

Size: 0.355 ha (0.877 ac)
Variety: Pinot Noir
Vine Age: Planted in the 1980s and 1940s
Terroir: Just below Taillepieds and next to Chenevret, lots of small stones (cailloux) at surface, clay and chalk below
Viticulture: Lutte raisonnée (organic and biodynamic methods)
Vinification: 100% de-stemmed, 10 to 15 days cold (14°C) soak, 1 week indigenous yeast alcoholic fermentation. 18 months aging in barrel (20% new), 1 racking, unfined, unfiltered.

  • Product Name: Volnay Premier Cru Cailleret
  • Producer: Domaine Nicolas Rossignol
  • Importer: Becky Wasserman Selections
  • Country Region Appellation:
    • France
    • Burgundy
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    • France
    • Burgundy
    • Cotes de Beaune
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    • France
    • Burgundy
    • Cotes de Beaune
    • Volnay 1er Cru
     > 
    • France
    • Burgundy
    • Cotes de Beaune
    • Volnay 1er Cru
    • Les Caillerets
  • Varietal: Pinot Noir
  • Agricultural Standards: Biodynamic , Organic , Sustainable
  • Closure: Cork
  • ALC %: 13