Charles Mortet set up his estate in 1956 with a single hectare of vines. But it was Charles's son Denis and his wife who built up the estate, adding parcels of prime vineyards when they were able. Denis took over the domaine in 1993. In 2000 Denis's son Arnaud starting work at the domaine and he and his mother now run the 11+ hectares.
Case of 6 Bottles
price shown is under bond
duty paid price: £329.27
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The nose is immediately fresh and extraordinarily pure, majoring on delicious black berries, including cherries. The terroir of Fixin is cooler than many and this expresses itself in the minerals across the tongue and the fine, ripe structure presented by rich tannins. This is going to be enjoyable quite soon, yet offer great keepability too. Bowes Wine original note
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