Domaine de Courcel Pommard Rugiens Premier Cru 2012
The wine is spicy sweet spices such as cloves. Fine, very airy, both elegant and concentrated. The tannins, the aromas of blackberry and very ripe raspberry enhance the long finish.
Critical AcclaimAll Vintages
Barrel Sample: 92-94
Barrel Sample: 90-93
The Domaine de Courcel is a 400-year-old family-owned winery located in the village of Pommard in the Côte d’Or. Its current owners, three sisters and one brother, are the descendants of the founders. Gilles de Courcel provides leadership for the domaine, the estate is managed by Anne Bommelaer and Marie de Courcel, and Yves Confuron has served as the winemaker since 1996. Its prestigious Pommard Premier Crus include Le Grand Clos des Épenots, Les Rugiens, Les Frémiers, and Les Croix Noires. Tradition, modernism, and excellence are the pillars of this domaine.