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2018 Fleurie, Lafarge Vial

2018 Fleurie, Lafarge Vial

Ref: LAVI182
Red  |  Still  |  13.5% ABV

Frédéric Lafarge makes some of the finest wines of the Côte de Beaune in his winery in Volnay, In 2014, he started making wine in Beaujolais and now produces some of the finest and most elegant wines of that region. 

Case of 6 Bottles
price shown is under bond
£138.00
duty paid price: £181.67
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Wine Details
Wine Details
ProducerProducer: Lafarge Vial
AppellationAppellation: Fleurie, Beaujolais
Old or New WorldOld/New World: Old World
CountryCountry: France
RegionRegion: Burgundy
ColourColour: Red
StyleStyle: Still
ABV% ABV: 13.5%
Drink DatesDrink Dates: 2021-2027
MaturityMaturity: Young and Lithe
SweetnessSweetness: 1
Grape VarietyGrape Variety: Gamay
Tasting Notes
Tasting Notes

Nose here is a touch on the shy side, albeit hiding ripe fruit within. However, the palate is joyous and full of rich fruit, red and properly tangy. There's great energy to its structure, including great, tacky tannin. A lively, intense and lovely example.  Bowes Wine orignal note

Sweetness Explained
Sweetness Explained

Sweetness

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Location Explained
Location Explained

Location

AVAILABLE: Currently lying in our storage at London City Bond Dinton Woods 
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TO ARRIVE: Currently lying abroad or in transit 
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Pricing Information
Pricing Information

Pricing

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