René Bouvier Côtes de Nuits Villages is a red wine made by René Bouvier in the AOC Côtes de Nuits-Villages with the Pinor Noir variety.
René Bouvier is a family estate that goes back three generations. It was founded in 1910 by Henri Bouvier and today is run by his grandson, Bernard. They currently have 18 different denominations spread over 17 hectares from South Dijon to Gevrey-Chambertin and covering all levels of classification: Burgundy, Côte de Nuits-Villages, Gevrey-Chambertin, Fixin, Marsannay, Gevrey-Chambertin Premier Cru and Grand Cru. Since 2013, they have been using organic viticulture methods alongside modern and functional facilities designed for hygiene and harmony. The great care taken both in the vineyard and in the winery places these wines among the guaranteed quality Burgundies.
The René Bouvier Côtes de Nuits Villages vineyards are planted in clay-calcareous soil. Old strains that are cultivated using organic methods. The grapes are harvested when they reach optimum ripeness, and are selected by hand in the vineyard itself.
Once the René Bouvier Côtes de Nuits Villages grape reaches the winery, it passes over the selection table, it is destemmed and fermented at a controlled temperature in tanks made with various materials. It then ages for 12 months in French oak barrels, with 15% in new barrels.
René Bouvier Côtes de Nuits Villages is a good-value red wine with elegance, body and structure.