Domaine Launay-Horiot

With noteworthy grand and premier cru vineyard holdings in Gevrey-Chambertin and Pommard, ex-fighter pilot Xavier Horiot took over the family winery from his grandfather in 2011.  Xavier's family began wine production way back in the 18th century in Chassagne-Montrachet, before the family settled in their current site in Pommard in the mid-1800s. Taking advantage of many old vine plantings, the wines are made from small berries and low yields, producing natural intensity and fine concentration.

 

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Blancs

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Rouges

GRAND CRU
Chambertin
Latricières-Chambertin

PREMIER CRU
Pommard 1er Cru "Les Rugiens Bas"
Pommard 1er Cru "Les Chaponnières"
Pommard 1er Cru "Clos Blanc"

SINGLE-VINEYARD VILLAGE WINES
Pommard "Les Perrières"

The wines of former jet pilot Xavier Horiot at Domaine Launay-Horiot...trumped stiff competition.

- Neal Martin, Vinous