Pinot) is very popular in Burgundy.
It is an admirable red grape-variety. We owe it the
Big Bourgogne ... and Champagne wines. In Champagne
it is associated to Chardonnay and
The grapes of Pinot Noir are tiny and very
tight around the stem. The juice is sweet uncolored.
It is the colored component of the skin which dissolving
in contact with the juice gives the wine its glistening
colour. It brings summer fruit aromas.
Pinot Noir comes in the composition of Jura and Alsace
wines as well as in rosé de Sancerre.
Pinot Noir cluster looks like a pine cone, from which
it gets its name!
Aromas : cherry, blackcurrant, licorice
French wines : Vosne
Red grapes : Cabernet
Franc - Cabernet
Sauvignon - Carignan - Cinsault - Gamay - Grenache - Merlot - Mourvedre - Syrah - White