Bouchard Aîné & Fils, founded in 1750 in Beaune, the historical heart of Burgundy, has earned acclaim for its expertise in crafting Burgundy’s treasured Pinot Noir and Chardonnay. Its cellars in the Hôtel du Conseiller du Roy, a classic 18th-century maison, reveal the history of the winery and of Burgundy – the birthplace of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay. For over two centuries, Bouchard Aîné & Fils has pursued perfection in quality, authenticity in style and prestige in name.
Varietal: 100% Pinot Noir
Tasting Notes: This wine is features intense carmine red color tinged with deep purple highlights and a gorgeous nose redolent of flowers and red fruit. A finessed palate with smooth tannins and excellent length that will pair well with small game, red meats or soft cheeses.
Origins: The Bourgogne rouge (red Burgundy) regional appellation is harvested throughout the Burgundy winegrowing area, covering approximately 2,000 hectares. The Pinot Noir grapes for our reserve range are selected within the commune of Auxey-Duresses.
92-94 Points ~ Wine Advisory Board