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 6 Bottles
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duty paid price: £383.27
N.B. Vines here are at altitude, just under the forest that crowns the slopes. This is really very floral, the pear fruit nuanced by a scent like daffodils. The palate is immediately dense and there’s structure right through it. There’s a peppery tension here. This is very direct in the mouth. Rich and a touch smoky with dense structure. Wow. Bowes Wine original note
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