Domaine Xavier Monnot is a renowned wine estate located in the heart of the Côte de Beaune in Burgundy, France. The domaine is named after Xavier Monnot, a passionate winemaker dedicated to creating high-quality wines that reflect the region's character and terroir.
Domaine Xavier Monnot is renowned for its production of both white and red wines, focusing on some of the most prestigious appellations in Burgundy. The vineyards of the domaine include several plots in famous communes such as Meursault, Puligny-Montrachet and Volnay.
The white wines of Domaine Xavier Monnot, especially those from Meursault and Puligny-Montrachet, embody the distinctive style of Burgundy Chardonnay. They are often characterized by rich aromas of white fruit, citrus and a subtle mineral undertone. The red wines, especially those from Volnay, emphasize the finesse of the Burgundian Pinot Noir, with elegant red fruit, floral notes and a refined structure.
The domaine is committed to sustainable viticultural practices and manual harvesting to optimize the quality of the grapes and preserve the unique characteristics of the terroir. The use of traditional winemaking techniques and respect for natural processes are important features of Xavier Monnot's work.