Aloxe-Corton 1er Cru "Le Coutière", Dom. Petitot

Aloxe-Corton 1er Cru "Le Coutière", Dom. Petitot - 2016

Item # 39653 750mL
$68.96/ Single Bottle
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$827.52 $744.77/ Case of 12
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Tasting Notes

The Petitot domaine has just a quarter of a hectare of the Coutière vineyard which is planted in very old Pinot Noir vines (70 years +). While this is imminently enjoyable today, this has the substance to age at least another decade.


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