Joseph Drouhin Vosne Romanee 2015
Varietal: Pinot Noir
Site: North of Nuits-Saint-Georges, this is one the most celebrated villages of Burgundy, producing world-famous wines such as Romanee-Conti or Richebourg.
History & tradition: The Gauls from the village of Vaona were drafted to serve in the army of Caesar for a period of 20 years. As a reward, the Emperor granted them vineyards, some of which were named ”Romanee” by the following generations.
Soil: chalky marl with excellent drainage and exposure ideally suited to the Pinot Noir grape.