Chateau de Monthelie Eric de Suremain 1996

This winery keeps impressing me with its price-performance-ratio. Everybody is looking to the north, to the Cote d’Or. But also in the southern burgundy region, you can find very nice and first of all still affordable wines. This one shows a typical, bright garnet-red with a slight carmine-red touch. The nose is a bit closed in the beginning, but then with time, more and more Pinot Noir. Red fruits like red currant and rasberry, french nougat and hazelnuts paired with some ligh