Domaine de Bellene Nuits Saint-Georges Vieilles Vignes 2013
• Domaine: Domaine de Bellene
• A.O.C.: Nuits Saint-Georges
• Classification: Côte de Nuits, Côte-d'Or, Burgundy
"Domaine de Bellene is Nicolas Potel’s own estate, not to be confused with Maison Roche de Bellene, which is the négociant arm of the business. As the name suggests, this wine is from a 2.5ha vineyard of old vines. The nose is very approachable already, with notes of delicate raspberry fruit and rose petal. It has a round and fresh palate with soft tannins and fine red fruit characters. A really charming wine."- Decanter, Ratings: 90, Drink: 2016-2023
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