The Lavantureux estate is located in the north of the Chablis commune and has been passed down from father to son over many generations. Today, David and Arnaud Lavantureux perpetuate the family history with Lavantureux Frères. The brothers follow a principal of “Viticulture Intégrée” in the vineyards: no weeding and pesticides, preferring either ground cover or plowing. The estate works around 20 hectares of vineyards.
Case of 6 Bottles
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duty paid price: £174.47
N.B. Fourhcaume is situated between the forest and the river and tends to be a cooler terroir. There's a touch more breadth on the nose here over the village Chablis. It smells richly of green orange fruit nuanced by scents of mint, even wintergreen. The palate has a superb density and there's a core of really spicy tension. This has something slightly laid-back about it, yet it's a highly confident wine with a spiced exit and long, lemon through-put. Bowes Wine original note
"Long, powerful core fruit...with lots of ageability." Richard Hemming MW
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