Country: France > Burgundy

Domaine Nicolas Rossignol

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Nicolas Rossignol was born 1974, the 5th generation of winegrowers in Volnay. He makes the vinifications since 1994 on the family estate ROSSIGNOL-JEANNIARD.

After studies in high school of wine making in beaune, Nicolas practices on different estates like  Domaine JOSEPH VOILLOT in Volnay,  Domaine LOUIS LATOUR in Ardèche or Domaine du VIEUX TELEGRAPHE in Châteauneuf du Pape.

Also in South Africa at BOSCHENDAL in 1995 and then in Bordeaux at Château LA CARDONNE manage by Château LAFITE ROTHCHILD.

In 1997, he created his own estate with 3 ha on the village of VolnayPommardBeauneAloxe-Corton et Pernand-Vergelesses.

In 1998, the size in total is about 16 ha.

In 2005, some news appellations arrive with Savigny-les-Beaune 1ers Cru Fourneaux and Lavières and also Beaune 1er Cru Clos du Roy.

In 2011, only one label « Domaine Nicolas Rossignol » with 30 different appellations in total. The vineyard moved to Beaune for more space.

In 2014 an other 1.5 ha on Pommard 1er Cru and Pommard increase the production of the estate.

For 2016, Nicolas is planning to build a new winery to continue to produce good wine. The estate is about 17 ha today.

The wines of the Nicolas Rossignol estate are produced using carefully sorted grapes from vineyards grown using traditional winemaking techniques inspired by biodynamics.

The vineyard is managed using reasoned viticulture methods, taking account of the lunar influence, both during cultivation and the production &elevage of the wine. No chemical herbicides are used: soil maintenance is ensured through light ploughing.

  • Appellation: Burgundy, Volnay 1er Cru
  • Owner: Nicolas Rossignol
  • Winemaker: Nicolas Rossignol
  • Varieties Grown: Pinot Noir
  • Hectares/Age of Vines: 17 Hectares
  • Altitude/Soil: Soil maintenance is ensured through light ploughing.
  • Farming Methods: Biodynamic

Wines

Red Rose White Sparkling Sweet Fortified Spirits Cider