Michel Gaunoux Pommard Grands Epenots 1er Cru

Michel Gaunoux


Vintage: 1998
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: France
Region: Burgundy
Appellation: Pommard
Wine type: Red
Varietals: Pinot Noir
Vineyard: Premier Cru vineyard that was one of the domaine's first holdings
Orientation: south, south-west
Soil: a stony, well-drained soil composed of clay-limestone colluvium over a limestone base
Viticulture: hand harvested and farmed using sustainable methods
Vinification: Wines are de-stemmed and then vinified in large wooden casks using indigenous yeasts as well as an extended maceration.
Aging: aged in barriques, of which a very small percentage is new.
Publication: Burghound
Rating: 91
Publication: View from the Cellar – John Gilman
Rating: 92