2017
Fixin “La Mazière"

Pinot Noir
Description

The name "La Mazière" comes from the latin word MACERIA that refers to an enclosure wall made of dry stones. A Côte de Nuits appellation which takes its name from the village of Fixin, which lies to the north of Gevrey-Chambertin. This appellation extends over 95 hectares, 22 hectares of which are classified as Premiers Crus, with only 2% producing white wines.

Please note that this is an imported wine and cannot legally be shipped to GA, IA, IL, IN, LA, ME, MI, MO, MT, SD, VA or WV

Tasting Notes
Appearance: 

bright ruby-red tinted with purple tints.

Aroma: 

An elegant bouquet of little black fruits such as blueberries and blackberries with spicy notes.

Palate: 

Full-bodied and firm with elegant, present yet silky tannins. The little black fruits aromas come back in the mouth together with nice notes of spices and vanilla.

Winemaking
Vintage Notes: 

The Cuvée Signature range is a selection of reputed villages, Premier and Grand Crus from Côte de Nuits and Côte de Beaune principally. Harvested, made and aged by our winemaker, they are produced in very limited quantities

Tech Notes
  • Varietal: 100% Pinot Noir
  • Aging: 8-10 years
  • Serving Temperature: 59°F to 60°F.
  • Winery: Bouchard Aîné & Fils
Pairs Well With
Meats & Fish:
Grilled Spiced Lamb Chops, Roasted farm rabbit
Cheese & Nuts:
French Reblochon or Morbier.
SKU:
1BDFIMR317
$58