Domaine Marquis d’Angerville

Sara Sparks | August 8, 2019

The Definition of Volnay Terroir 

In a region where winemaking history spans a millennium, standout producers aren’t made overnight. That’s part of why Domaine Marquis d'Angerville is deeply respected in Burgundy; its wines continue to resonate with drinkers for 500 years and counting.

Since its founding, the same family has been devoted to expressing the authenticity of Volnay terroir. To that end, current winemaker Jacques d’Angerville practices biodynamic farming and employs old oak; it’s his way of restricting the winemaker’s flourish.

The interplay of heritage and restraint is part of what makes d’Angerville distinctive. But if the finished product were ever less than stunning, this legacy would have ended long ago.