Tasting notes for the Volnay Clos des Ducs 1er Cru 2021 - Marquis d'Angerville
- EYE: A robe of deep ruby, radiating youthfulness. Its clear and brilliant aspect foreshadows a promising experience on the palate.
- NOSE: At first glance, this wine unveils a captivating aromatic complexity. Red fruit aromas, dominated by cherry and raspberry, intricately intertwine with subtle floral notes. Woody nuances, discreet but present, attest to meticulous aging, complemented by a delicate spicy touch that enriches the bouquet.
- MOUTH: This Clos des Ducs exhibits a refined and balanced structure. The tannins, of exemplary finesse, elegantly envelop the palate. The freshness of red fruits persists, accompanied by a subtle minerality that brings a beautiful complexity to the whole. The long and persistent finish leaves a slightly spicy and woody imprint.
In short: The year 2021 offers us a Clos des Ducs 1er Cru that stands out for its balance and refinement. Ready to be enjoyed now, it also reveals a promising aging potential, with a harmonious evolution expected over the next 10 to 12 years. In terms of pairing, opt for delicate dishes such as roasted duck, truffle risotto, or a beef fillet with morel mushrooms. Its versatility makes it an ideal companion for elegant meals.
Other appellations from this estate: Volnay 1er cru Clos des Ducs, Volnay 1er cru Caillerets, Volnay 1er cru Champans, Volnay 1er cru Clos des Angles, Volnay 1er cru Fremiet, Volnay 1er cru Mitans, Volnay 1er cru Pitures, Volnay 1er cru Taillepieds, Volnay Village Grandchamps, Volnay Village Pluchots, Meursault 1er cru Meursault-Santenots, Pommard 1er cru Combes-Dessus, Bourgogne Rouge, Bourgogne Passetoutgrain, Bourgogne Blanc, Bourgogne Aligoté...