Auxey-Duresses Premier Cru Cuvée Boillot
Côte de Beaune
Level: Premier Cru
|AOC: Auxey-Duresses 1er Cru
|Grapes: Pinot Noir
Purple colour. Firm, medium body wine with great intensity of fruit with a fine underlying acidity, leading to a fresh, tense, very persistent finish.
Cold cured meats, griled or stewed red meat, powerful cheese.
Antoinette Boillot came from a long-established family in Burgundy. In 1898 she gifted her domaine in Auxey-Duresses, Meursault and Volnay to the Hospices. The vines were planted between 1963 and 1980 on what is arguably Auxey’s fnest 1st Growth.
This Cuvée can be one of the greatest values in the auction.