The wines at this great Volnay estate are now made by Frédéric Lafarge, Michel's son. The domaine works around 10 hectares of vines biodynamically and produces among the finest wines in the Côte de Beaune. The cellars here are low-ceilinged, cobwebbed and there's very little evidence of new barrels (very few are employed). Yet the wines emanating from the old wood casks are as beautiful an expression of their individual grape varieties and terroirs as one could hope to encounter.
Case of 12 Bottles
price shown is under bond
duty paid price: £204.94
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Beautiful, ripe Golden Delicious apple fruit meet the nose of the taster and those apples continue on the palate. There’s proper density here, as well as delicacy. This is quite delicious: rich, nutty and very long. And there’s spice evident throughout. As ever, this is just superb. The best Aligoté of Burgundy? Bowes Wine original note
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