DOMAINE ROYET SPOTLIGHT CASE
Domaine Royet isocated in the heart of the Côtes du Couchois, this family estate extends over 14 hectares (nearly 34 acres). The vines are planted on steep slopes at the foot of the Château of Couches. Combining tradition and modernity, the Domaine Royet produces wines that express the unique subsoils of this corner of Burgundy.
Vincent Royet today works with his father, Jean-Claude, being the third and fourth generations to exploit the domain. They have planted Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Aligote, and produce wines in the regional appellation Bourgogne, the sub-region Cotes du Couchois, as well as premier cru Maranges. They are also producers of an excellent in-house Crémant de Bourgogne.
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REDS (2 bottles of each)
Domaine Royet Maranges 1er Cru 'Clos Roussot' 2018
Deep garnet color, fine woody nose with hints of candied cherries. The palate is balanced, gourmand, with a lot of class. Fine example of the new generation of Maranges. Aging potential: 5 to 10 years
Domaine Royet Bourgogne Cotes de Couchois 2019
Bright Ruby color, fresh and intense black fruits, blackberry, cassis. A light toasty wood with the good acid base makes it mouth-watering. Fine, smooth tannins, good length. Aging potential: 5 years
Domaine Royet Bourgogne Cote de Couchois 'Expression' 2018
Intense ruby color. Aromas of black fruits, cassis and blackberry. After aeration, licorice and vanilla, clean woody notes. Full fruit with spices enveloped in velvety tannins. Aging potential: 5 years
WHITES (6 bottles)
Domaine Royet Bourgogne Chardonnay 'Fut de Chene' 2019
Golden color, nose slightly vanilla oak. On the palate, the attack is soft and full, the aromas of yellow citrus fruits give way to a softness and opulence that fills the mouth and finishes long on the palate. Aging potential: 5 years