Domaine Francois d'Allaines - Auxey-Duresses

Domaine Francois d'Allaines Auxey-Duresses

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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters consider this wine to be one of the best in the region.
The Auxey-Duresses of Domaine Francois d'Allaines is a red wine from the region of Auxey-Duresses in Burgundy.
In the mouth this red wine is a with a nice freshness.
This wine generally goes well with poultry, beef or veal.

Taste structure of the Auxey-Duresses from the Domaine Francois d'Allaines


In the mouth the Auxey-Duresses of Domaine Francois d'Allaines in the region of Burgundy is a with a nice freshness.

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

On the nose the Auxey-Duresses of Domaine Francois d'Allaines in the region of Burgundy often reveals types of flavors of citrus, butter or earth and sometimes also flavors of microbio, oak or citrus fruit.

Details and technical informations about Domaine Francois d'Allaines's Auxey-Duresses.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Style of wine
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Pinot noir

Pinot noir is an important red grape variety in Burgundy and Champagne, and its reputation is well known! Great wines such as the Domaine de la Romanée Conti elaborate their wines from this famous grape variety, and make it a great variety. When properly vinified, pinot noit produces red wines of great finesse, with a wide range of aromas depending on its advancement (fruit, undergrowth, leather). it is also the only red grape variety authorized in Alsace. Pinot Noir is not easily cultivated beyond our borders, although it has enjoyed some success in Oregon, the United States, Australia and New Zealand.

Last vintages of this wine

Auxey-Duresses - 2016
In the top 100 of of Auxey-Duresses wines
Average rating: 4.3 1 1 1 1 0
Auxey-Duresses - 2015
In the top 100 of of Auxey-Duresses wines
Average rating: 4.3 1 1 1 1 0

The best vintages of Auxey-Duresses from Domaine Francois d'Allaines are 2016, 2015

Informations about the Domaine Francois d'Allaines

The winery offers 52 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.9.
It is in the top 10 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Auxey-Duresses in the region of Burgundy
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The Domaine Francois d'Allaines is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 44 wines for sale in the of Auxey-Duresses to come and discover on site or to buy online.

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The wine region of Auxey-Duresses

The wine region d'Auxey-Duresses is located in the region of Côte de Beaune in Burgundy in France. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Dupont-Fahn or the Domaine Coche-Dury produce mainly wines red, white and pink. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Auxey-Duresses are Pinot noir, Chardonnay and Aligoté, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Auxey-Duresses often reveals types of flavors of blackberry, pineapple or tropical and sometimes also flavors of stone fruit, tropical fruit or honeysuckle.

The wine region of Burgundy

Bourgogne is the catch-all regional appellation title of the Burgundy wine region in eastern France ("Bourgogne" is the French name for Burgundy). Burgundy has a Complex and comprehensive appellation system; counting Premier Cru and Grand Cru titles, the region has over 700 appellation titles for its wines. Thus, Burgundy wines often come from one Vineyard (or several separate vineyards) without an appellation title specific to the region, Village or even vineyard. A standard Burgundy wine may be made from grapes grown in one or more of Burgundy's 300 communes.

News related to this wine

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The word of the wine: Consistency

In tasting, it is the equivalent of chewing (the chewiness of a tannic red wine is also mentioned). We then speak of firmness, fluidity, softness, hardness, and why not the crunchiness of an early wine by reference to the grape.

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