Domaine Henri GougesNuits-St-Georges Clos de la Fontaine Jacquinots 2017Product code: 6078
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Domaine Henri Gouges Nuits-St-Georges Clos de la Fontaine Jacquinots wine is a remarkable Burgundy that beautifully showcases the terroir of eastern France. With a rich ruby hue and complex bouquet of red fruits, it offers notes of cherries, raspberries, and a delicate earthy undertone. On the palate, it imparts a velvety texture with exquisite balance between tannins and acidity. This wine shows great aging potential. Its intricate harmony between fruit and minerality makes it an exceptional companion to robust meat dishes. Overall, this wine beautifully encapsulates the elegance and sophistication ingrained in every bottle of Henri Gouges' legendary produce.
About the Winery
Domaine Henri Gouges is a renowned winery nestled in the heart of Burgundy, France. With its rich heritage and exceptional viticulture, the winery stands as an epitome of traditional winemaking techniques in France.
The winery was founded in 1925 by Henri Gouges, a passionate grape-grower. Over the decades, the management of the estate has been handed down generations; it continues to be managed by Henri Gouges' descendants up to this day. This family ownership has forever etched a distinctive characteristic in the winery that cannot be replicated.
Domaine Henri Gouges stretch across 14.5 hectares of vineyards, which include some of the finest Premier Cru appellation sites in Nuits-Saint-Georges. The winery focuses on producing an exquisite range of red wines, primarily excluding the Pinot Noir variant. The wines these terrains produce offer a sublime balance between maturity, depth, and aromatic complexity.
Despite the passing of time, the winery never strays from its traditional, artisanal winemaking process which is resolutely organic. The winery has not only preserved its quaint allure, but also has remained committed to sustainable practices, minimising their impact on the environment.
The charm of Domaine Henri Gouges lies in its authentic style; wines produced here distinguish themselves by the somewhat austere and tannic nature in their youth, steadily evolving into remarkably elegant wines with ageing.
Visitors are sure to be enthralled by the welcoming ambiance, captivating vineyard views and intimate tasting sessions, which make the winery experience unforgettable. The unique tale of each wine from this prestigious domaine promises to leave an enthralling story on the palate of every wine enthusiast.
In the world of wine, Domaine Henri Gouges indeed represents a benchmark of excellence and tradition. It is undoubtedly a must-visit destination for any wine lover wishing to delve into authentic French viniculture!
One must not miss the opportunity to savour the robust flavours, exquisite craftsmanship and timeless charm. That Domaine Henri Gouges offers.