|Blend:||40% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Cabernet Franc, 20% Merlot|
|Vineyard:||30 years average|
|Soil:||Limestone and Basalt|
|Aging:||Wine is then aged in French barrels for two or three years, then racked into Slavonian oak barrels for four more years|
A good doctor prescribed the wine of Nuits-Saint-Georges to the Sun King, Louis XIV, when he suffered an unknown maladie. When the king’s health was restored the tasty remedy enjoyed a vogue at court. Lord, send me a doctor like that!
Inspiring Thirst, page 117