Hautes-Côtes de Nuits "Le Clos du Prieuré"

Story

The vintage
2628 bottles, 144 magnums have been produced for the vintage 2018.
Location
1,1 ha planted in 1986.
Located in the commune of Arcenant, 10km west of Nuits-Saint-Georges.
Terroir
This parcel is composed of white marl and limestone similar to those found in the Corton Charlemagne.
Its steep slope (about 40%) and south-facing orientation give it a very good aptitude for maturity.
Vinification
The grapes are harvested by hand and 100% destemmed.
3 weeks of fermentation with very light extraction.
30% of new oak barrels are used.
Varietals
Pinot Noir : 100%