Joannes Violot Guillemard (6th generation) took over in 2019 from his father Thierry. Organic growth since 1999.
Pommard 1er Cru La Platiere - From a very gravelly, clay limestone, south exposed 0.70ha plot in the mid slope in Platiere. Two parcels one planted in 1936 and another in 1982.
100% Pinot Noir, partial whole cluster
The must is cold macerated for 5-6 days and fermented in wooden vats for around 10 days. After that a post fermentation maceration to lower the temperature of the wine. The pomace is pressed in a pneumatic press and placed in oak barrels for 14-18 months for maturation. 50% new barrels and 50% 1 time used barrels.
Joannes Violot Guillemard Pommard 1er Cru La Platiere, 2019, 750ML
- Pommard / Pinot Noir / Wine Advocate 91-93
is backordered and will ship as soon as it is back in stock.