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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There’s superb tension on the nose here and a quick floral scent. The palate is supremely direct and all about lemon and a peppery spice. There’s so much tucked in here: unsurprising as fruit comes from Puligny and Chassagne. I find spice in the determined grip. Very long wine. Superb for BB. Bowes Wine original note
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