Marc and Alex Bachelet have rapidly taken their 10 hectare domaine to the top of the Burgundy hierarchy. They work their vineyards naturally, eschewing herbicides. And they practice pre-ox for their whites, a technique whereby the pressed juice is allowed to oxidise before fermentation, stabilising the finished wine and obviating the risk of prem-ox i.e. the wine ageing prematurely. A domaine renowned for their electric white wines, do not ignore their reds, which are utterly delicious too. The domaine headquarters are in the delightfully-named Dézize-lès-Maranges, in the very south of the Côte de Beaune.
Case of 6 Bottles
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Case of 3 Magnums
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duty paid price: £148.79
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A mealy nose showing dried white flowers, nut-rich and dense. And the palate that follows is also rich and dense and structured nuttily right through. There's high, spiced grip to the conference pear fruit; piquant peppery minerality to the finish. Lovely grip to this very long wine. Fabulous thing. This dies on crisp pear acidity and a lick of salt. As ever, this punches far above its weight. Bowes Wine original note
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