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
price shown is under bond
duty paid price: £138.47
Very beautiful to look at, this. And very beautiful to smell, with its rich, dark red fruit. Really quite an aristocratic aromas of domestic-dark plum. Bits of raspberry appear, too. A really cool thing across the tongue, this. Really fresh, dense and pure palate with its red plum fruit. Very limestone-cool, with rich structure, including its tacky tannin. Very, very long wine of great sustain. Magical. Bowes Wine original note
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