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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duty paid price: £163.67
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Aromas here are all about dried flowers and pure pear fruit dotted with herbs. The palate is pretty firm from the off. I could find rich and fleshy pear fruit around a core of rather nutty, earthy mineral structure. Acidity is on the grapefruit/lime end of the spectrum. Wonderful wine that will gain in complexity with bottle age. Bowes Wine original note
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