Domaine Dugat-Py

Bourgogne Rouge

Region: France - Burgundy

Domaine Dugat-Py

Consumers and the press alike view Domaine Dugat-Py as one of the vin de garde Pinot Noir producers in the world. The Domaine also produces and bottles wine under the label of Bernard Dugat-Py.

The Wine

Vineyard Profile

BERNARD DUGAT-PY

  • Winery Holdings: Purchased fruit – area (hectares) varies.
  • Traditional vinification.
  • 12 to 18 months ageing in oak casks with 10% new.
  • Non-filtered wine.
  • Wine for laying down, but can be appreciated when young after decanting for several hours before serving.
  • The vines have been treated with organic preparations since 2003.
Harvest Notes
  • Average age of the plots – 35 years
  • Geology – Clay-limestone
  • Annual production – 3000 to 4000 bottles
  • Traditional vinification
  • 12 to 18 months aging in oak casks with 10% new
  • Non filtered wine
Winemaker's Notes

Wine for laying down, but can be appreciated when young after carafing for several hours before serving.

Wine Summary
  • Made from Pinot Noir grapes.
  • Fermented in stainless steel tanks.
  • Aged in oak casks with 10% new oak.
  • Aged for 12-18 months.
  • Bottled unfiltered.

General Info

Country France
Region Burgundy
Appellation(s) Gevrey-Chambertin, + others in Côte de Nuits
Proprietors Bernard Dugat, Jacqueline Py
Founded 1994
Winemaker Bernard Dugat
Annual Production 1,800 9L cases
Farming (Sustainable, organic, biodynamic) Sustainable/organic