Hospices de Beaune
Bourgogne Pinot noir
Auxey-Duresses
Pommard "Les Combes"
Pommard Les Combes 2010

Pommard "Les Combes" 2014
Agnès Paquet

GRAPE VARIETY
Pinot Black
soIl
Clay-limestone, predominantly clay.
ACREAGE
0,80 ha
BOTTLE SIZES
Standard bottle
AVERAGE AGE OF THE VINES
80 years
MANAGEMENT OF THE VINEYARD
Tilling the soil. Total elimination of chemical weed killers. Limited use of chemicals in pest control. Limiting yields and reducing the risk of rotting by disbudding, thinning out leaves on the side facing the morning sun and removing lateral shoots...
VINIFICATION AND AGEING

On a parcel located on the border of the Volnay appellation, this Pommard benefits from the smoothness of the Volnay "terroir" at the same time as having the restrained strength of a Pommard.

We lost 95% of the harvest. As a result, we had a tiny yield, representing only a single barel. So we destemmed 100% of the crop and undertook a relatively short fermentation in vats, without cold pre-fermentation. Our one and only cask was a new cask. Consequently I decided to produce only magnums and not to make them available for sale. We will open them in few years' time, here in Meloisey...

 
 
Agnès Paquet, viticultrice en Bourgogne -10, rue du Puits Bouret - 21190 Meloisey FRANCE -T +33(0)3 80 26 07 41 - F +33(0)3 80 26 06 41 - contact@vinpaquet.com