Nuits-Saint-Georges 1er Cru Les Didiers – Cuvée Fagon
Côte de Nuits|
Level: Premier Cru
|AOC: Nuits-Saint-Georges 1er Cru|
|Grapes: Pinot Noir|
Cuvée Fagon displays a deep colour and dark core. Its aromas of small red fruit and dark berries form a dense structure underpinned by woody notes and a hint of vanilla, caramel and coffee.Its strength is supported by a solid tannic backbone which indicates its exceptional cellaring potential.With bottle age it develops notes of liquorice, fresh leather and sloe.
A refined cuisine will honour this superb Côte de Nuits wine: pan-fried foie gras, Charolas (local race) beef T-bone, character cheese.
Origins of the name: parcels which have retained the family name of their previous owner.
The soils: deep brown limestone composed of fine fraction silty clay with a yellowy brown colour mixed with coarse limestone pebbles formed of white oolites originating from Comblanchien.
Les Didiers is a monopoly from the Hospices de Nuits-Saint-Georges estate (single owner)