With its elegant label and deep crimson hue, the 2017 Xavier Monnot Volnay 1er Cru Clos des Chenes is a true masterpiece of Burgundy. Crafted from the finest Pinot Noir grapes, this wine showcases the exceptional terroir of the Cote de Beaune region in France.
On the nose, captivating aromas of ripe cherries, red currants, and wild strawberries dance with delicate floral notes of violets and roses. Swirling the glass reveals hints of earthy undertones, reminiscent of freshly turned soil. This intricate bouquet is a testament to the careful craftsmanship and meticulous attention to detail that went into the creation of this wine.
On the palate, the 2017 Xavier Monnot Volnay 1er Cru Clos des Chenes is a symphony of flavors. Juicy red berries take center stage, accompanied by subtle hints of black tea and spice. The wine's velvety texture coats the mouth, leaving a lingering sensation of pure indulgence.
The structure of this wine is impeccable, with medium body and supple tannins that provide a firm yet elegant backbone. The balance between fruit, acidity, and tannins is simply remarkable, creating a harmonious and well-integrated wine.
With an alcohol percentage of 13.0%, this red beauty is perfectly suited for any occasion. Whether enjoyed on its own or paired with a variety of dishes, it is sure to delight even the most discerning palate.
The 2017 Xavier Monnot Volnay 1er Cru Clos des Chenes is a true expression of the Burgundy region's unique terroir and the skill of its winemakers. This exceptional wine is a testament to Xavier Monnot's dedication to producing outstanding wines that celebrate the essence of the land.