Beaune 1er Cru “Clos du Roi”

Beaune 1er Cru “Clos du Roi” bottle

With our "Cuvée Signature" wines, you enter the world of premium Burgundy wines proudly signed by Bouchard Aîné & Fils. Characteristic features of these wines include year-round monitoring of individual vineyards, low yields and limited bottling runs. A showcase for Bouchard Aîne & Fils, Cuvée Signature is the ultimate expression of our style and know-how. These "micro-cuvées" express the richness of the finest terroirs of Burgundy in all their intensity and finesse.

Overlooking the town of Beaune, the 20 acre "Clos du Roi" Premier Cru vineyard (whose name refers to King Louis XI who appropriated this vineyard upon the death of Charles the Bold, the last Duke of Burgundy) produces magnificent Pinot Noir grapes. The "Clos du Roi" is a famous appellation from the Côte de Beaune, well known for its excellent Pinot Noir with exceptional aging potential.

Gold Medal
February 16, 2016 | Sakura Japan Women's Wine Awards 2016
  • Winemaking

    Fermented in oak vats and barrel aged for 13 months (30% new oak).

  • Nose

    Jammy and forthright, with aromas of red fruit (strawberry) and light oak.

  • Palate

    Elegant structure with soft tannins.

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