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Domaine Antonin Guyon is one of the most prestigious estates in the Côte d’Or, as well as one of the largest family-owned wineries in the region. Started in the 1960s by Antonin Guyon with parcels of land in Gevrey and Meursault, the domaine is controlled and operated today by Antonin’s sons, Dominique and Michel. This huge 47 hectare property now produces wines of impeccable quality from 15 different appellations, including some of the most renowned villages of the region. It is also a firm favorite of wine lovers and connoisseurs worldwide, particular for its exceptional range of Premier and Grands Crus.

Production Area
Country: France
Region: Burgundy
Appellation: Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru Contrôlée

The Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru vineyards straddle the communes of Pernard Vergellesses and Aloxe-Corton and enjoy a south westerly exposure. The soil here is white marl, and almost pure limestone.

Grape Varieties
100% Chardonnay

Vinification
Grapes are hand-harvested and then carried to the winery in small boxes, where they are sorted. Fermentation is carried out at 18-20ºC in oak casks. Lees are stirred in cask twice a week. Wines are aged in 50% new French oak barrels for 18 months.

Bouquet
Magnificently concentrated, a very fine nose with aromas of acacias, honeysuckle blossoms and nuts.

Taste
Very pure and powerful with superb depth.

 

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