The wine starts with a clean, refreshing and young note. With the essence of pinot, freshly squeezed berries and slightly rustic fruit, the wine offers a salinity and minerality which comes through the fresh nose. Bright and energetic.This is a bright and energetic wine that will finish with cherry stone rockiness.
The vines are farmed organically with half an eye on biodynamics. The grapes are vinified with all their stems in wooden vats, with old-style human punching down (rip the clothes off and leap in but be careful of the carbon dioxide). No sulphur is used at all at any stage except once, when the wines are racked. According to the wine critic, this bouquet is the most sought wine. The price of the wine has increased over the past few years, meaning that it has a great ageing potential.
Located north of Beaune and directly below the eastern slopes of the Corton hill, Ladoix is the appellation belonging to the village of Ladoix-Serrigny at the northern end of the Côte de Beaune sub-region of Burgundy.