Creation Vinium

Vosne-Romanée
1er Cru

  • RegionCôte de Nuits
  • VillageVosne-Romanée
  • AppellationVosne-Romanée Premier Cru
  • Grape varietyPinot Noir
The Vine
  • Average vine age 35 years
  • SoilIron-based clay
  • Average yield38 hl/ha
  • HarvestHand picked
Wine tips
  • Cellaring Potential7-10 years
  • Serving temperature 15-17°
Description
  • Vosne-Romanée, famous the world over for its Grand Crus, also produces some Premier Crus capable of competing with the best.The name of the appellation attests to the fact that even in Roman times these vineyards were held in high esteem. Maison Latour rigorously selects grapes from the finest sites to produce this Premier Cru.
Vinification & Ageing
  • Fermentation
    Traditional in open vats
  • Ageing
    10 to 12 months ageing in oak barrels, 40% new
  • Barrels
    Louis Latour cooperage, French oak, medium toasted
Wine tasting
  • Tasting Note
    Vosne-Romanée 1er Cru has a lush, open bouquet and rich fruit-driven palate that hints at vegetation after a few years. The finish is round and lingering.To keep for 8/10 years
  • Food Pairing
    Beef "Mironton" - rabbit with chanterelles - venison with cranberries - mature cheeses


Press review
    • Vosne-Romanée 1er Cru 2011 - The World of Fine Wine - February 2013 - 16.5/20Intense raspberry nose, elegant, with discreet oak. Rich and svelte, concentrated and stylish, with fine-grained tannins. By Stephen Brook (UK)
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