Meursault Les Narvaux d'Auvenay (Domaine) 2002 - Lot of 1 Bottle

Meursault Les Narvaux d'Auvenay (Domaine) 2002

  • Candied fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Icon wine
  • Color: White
  • Organic
  • 13 %
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Rich
  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 wax capsule, 1 slightly marked label
  • Country/Region: Burgundy
  • Appellation/Wine: Meursault
  • Producer/Owner: d'Auvenay (Domaine)
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Meursault Les Narvaux d'Auvenay (Domaine) serve at a temperature of 12°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Filets de sole à la normande, Fricassée de poulet au meursault, Ecrevisses à la nage.

Peak: To drink

  • Vintage score: 17/20
  • Lot presentation
    Meursault Les Narvaux d'Auvenay (Domaine)

    Cuvée presentation

    Les Narvaux is an unclassified climat in the village of Meursault. Located above the premier cru vineyards of Genevrières and Poruzot, this is one of the most sought-after lieu-dit wines in the village. Lalou-Bize Leroy has created a new classic. Domaine d’Auvenay’s Meursault Les Narvaux is one of the finest wines produced in the village. The skilfully and gently reduced nose suggests aromas of hazelnut. The palate is a model in precision with excellent length and balance. Age for 10-25 years before drinking.

    Information about domain Domaine d'Auvenay

    The Domaine d’Auvenay belongs to the charismatic Lalou Bize-Leroy, who is also at the head of the less famous Leroy domain in Meursault. Its Chardonnays are noted to be the best in the world and their prices reflect this success. Madame Bize-Leroy, an energetic lady in her seventies, is also a fervent subscriber of biodynamics. She is Henri Leroy's daughter, the founder of the Leroy winemerchants, who bought half of the DRC (Domaine de la Roumanée Conti) in 1942 . In 1950s, she took over Maison Leroy, which had an impressive stock of vintage wines. In 1974 she took over from her father and became the joint manager of the DRC with her cousin Aubert de Villaine. She had to step down from this position in 1992, but still owns 25% of the shares. While building up the Leroy domain with other quality parcels, she purchased a farm at Saint-Romain that was to become the Domaine d'Auvenay. Included under this name are also the parcels inherited from her father, which were bought between 1989 and 1995.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 1 Bottle
    • Level: 1 into-neck
    • Label: 1 wax capsule, 1 slightly marked label
    • Origin: Private individual
    • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
    • Recoverable VAT: No
    • Original Wooden Case: No
    • French customs seal: yes
    • Alcohol percentage: 13 %
    • Country/Region: Burgundy
    • Appellation/Wine: Meursault
    • Producer/Owner: d'Auvenay (Domaine)
    • Vintage: 2002
    • Color: White
    • Peak: To drink
    • Service temperature: 12°
    • Viticulture: Biodynamics
    • Size (in ha): 0.73
    • Intensity: Rich
    • Dominant aroma: Candied fruit
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 100% Chardonnay
    Meursault Les Narvaux d'Auvenay (Domaine)
    Meursault Les Narvaux d'Auvenay (Domaine)

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    Meursault Les Narvaux d'Auvenay (Domaine) 2002

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