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2019 Domaine de Bellene Bourgogne Rouge Maison Dieu Vieilles Vignes

Burgundy, France

Pretty, elegant and engaging Red Burgundy from an old vine single site in Pommard. Absolutely cracking value.

$44.00

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About The Wine

We're stoked to have a single site Red Burgundy available for a good way under $50. Nicolas Potel has released a stunningly good red from a vineyard in Pommard that his parents bought in 1978, farmed organically since 1992.

It's for fans of the ethereal and delicate - the nose was so pretty, full of cherry and violets, and the palate was fine-boned and linear. There's just a light tannic grip but this is just playful.

Delicious drinking right now. Would be better in a Parisian bistro but we can't supply everything.

About Domaine de Bellene

Domaine de Bellene (the old name for Beaune) was set up by Burgundy winemaker Nicolas Potel in 2005 and was originally named Domaine Nicolas Potel - this was changed to avoid confusion with the negociant business Maison Nicolas Potel. The Potel family became famous due to their ownership of Domaine de La Pousse d'Or. The Burgundians know how to confuse...

The winery is located in an historic building in the centre of Beaune and ur estate is set in very old and historical buildings bought in 2006, and located at street Faubourg Saint Nicolas in Beaune. Their 24 hectares of vineyards stretch across many appellations and are all focused on organic farming - Potel's goal is for Bellene to be Burgundy's first outright major organic Domaine.

They represent some of the best value Burgundies we've seen in a while.

Vigneron Nicolas Potel
Vigneron Nicolas Potel
Beaune, France
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From The Producer

This is one of the oldest vines of the Domaine, bought by my parents in 1978. Situated in the village of Pommard, this Burgundy wine was planted in 1928.

The vines are the result of an old massal selection and yields small-sized and concentrated grapes. This plot always produces well balanced wines. Cultivated following an organic method since 1992, this vine has been a useful landmark on the quality of this organic technique.

ABV : 13.5%
Closure : Cork
Bottle Size : 750ml

Vigneron Nicolas Potel
Vigneron Nicolas Potel
Burgundy, France
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Great value for money

Great QPR for a red Burgundy. Continued to improve over second night. Would buy again

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2019 Domaine de Bellene Bourgogne Rouge Maison Dieu Vieilles Vignes

Delicious, very light on the palette.

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This is great entry level Burgundy, impeccably made. Juicy and delicious, it has great structure and some fine tannin, punching well above its weight. It's quite a bargain at the price. Yum!

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