Domaine de la Folie Rully Rouge "Clos de Bellecroix", 2019, 750ML

SKU: 887803
Sub region: Cote Chalonnaise
Variety: Pinot Noir
Rating: Burghound 89

Located in Chagny in the north of the Côte Chalonnaise, the estate has 13 hectares of vines including the Rully 1er Cru Clos Saint-Jacques among the most prestigious names in the appellation. The vineyards are planted 2/3 Chardonnay and 1/3 Pinot Noir.

The estate history dates back to over 300 years ago, and started during 1970's to built it's current reputation of one of the greatest domaines in the Cote Chalonnaise. In 2010 Clémence and Baptiste Dubrulle took over the domaine and moved towards sustainable viticulture, banning the use of chemical herbicide and pesticides in the vineyards, and promoting a light vinification without the reliance in too much oak.

Rully Rouge "Clos de Bellecroix"

100% Pinot Noir. The fruit comes from a single vineyard of 3.18 ha exposed to north and north east planted on clay and limestone soils. The vines average 50 years old
The grapes are 100% destemmed, pre-fermentation maceration, complete pumping over and delestage (no punching down), maturing in tanks, without the use of oak.