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.
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Just a lovely, lovely nose of pear and melon and apple and green orange and there's that wintergreen scent again which i am beginning to suspect might come from the wood. The palate is rich and dense, of white fruit and herbs. This is quite reserved, but very chalky, very direct. It's an upright wine of spicy/peppery through-put. Great presence in the mouth. Superb, busy, mineral wine with fabulous lemon tension at the back. Bowes Wine original note
"...shows that Chablis can be taken as seriously as any top burgundy. Still very young, and will go on to even greater things." Richard Hemming MW
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