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Volnay 1er Cru Champans Comtes Lafon (Domaine des)  2005 - Lot of 1 Bottle

Volnay 1er Cru Champans Comtes Lafon (Domaine des) 2005

Issu d’un terroir léger et bien exposé vers l’est, ce volnay premier cru s’apprécie aussi bien jeune qu’après quelques années de garde.

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Lot Description: Volnay 1er Cru Champans Comtes Lafon (Domaine des) 2005

Lot description

  • Quantity 1 Bottle
  • Level:1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 marked label, 1 slightly worn label
  • Origin: Private individual
  • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
  • Recoverable VAT: No
  • Original Wooden Case: No
  • Custom Seal : yes
  • Alcohol percentage : 13 %

Information about the wine

  • Country/Region: Burgundy
  • Appellation/Wine: Volnay
  • Classification: 1er Cru
  • Climat/Cuvée: Champans
  • Producer/Owner: Comtes Lafon (Domaine des)
  • Vintage: 2005
  • Color: Red
  • Grape variety: 100% Pinot noir
  • Service temperature (in °C): 15

Information about the producer

  • Viticulture: Organic
  • Size (in ha): .52
  • Intensity : Silky
  • Dominant aroma : Red fruit
  • Tasting occasion : Gastronomic wine
  • The beautifully-rich Volany Premier Cru Champan has strong aromas of dark fruits. This wine has a good cellaring capacity, but it can also be enjoyed young.

    There is one domain in Meursault that stands out for both its quality and resulting worldwide reputation: Domaine des Comtes Lafon. Established at the beginning of the 19th century by a wealthy amateur called Jules Lafon, the house is today directed by his great grandson, Dominique Lafon. It uses the same family traditions and covers 13 appellations. The domain has for a long time aimed to preserve the environment in its winemaking process. It now uses biodynamics and was officially classified "organic" in 1998.
    *The above information describes the wine and is not vintage specific.

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Further information

Rating
92-93/100Wine Advocate (Parker/Martin)
17/20Jancis Robinson
90+/100Vinous Antonio Galloni
93/100Burghound
  • Service temperature15°
  • Peak -