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Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru Les Folatières Leflaive (Domaine) 2017

  • Mineral
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Icon wine
  • Color:White
  • Biodynamics
  • 13% 
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Rich

Au sein de la gamme du domaine Leflaive, il s'agit de l'un des premiers crus les plus intenses et plus recherchés. Un puligny-montrachet biodynamique (non certifié) vinifié en grappe entière. More info

  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 very slightly stained label
  • Country/Region: Burgundy
  • Appellation/Wine: Puligny-Montrachet
  • Classification: 1er Cru
  • Producer/Owner: Leflaive (Domaine)
  • More information....

Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru Les Folatières Leflaive (Domaine) serve at a temperature of 12°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Poularde de Bresse truffée, Filet de sole aux cèpes, Homard à l américaine.

  • Vintage score: 16/20
  • Lot presentation
    Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru Les Folatières Leflaive (Domaine)

    Cuvée presentation

    Les Folatières is a vast premier cru halfway up the hill in the village of Puligny-Montrachet, where the domaine owns one hectare of vines. It is also one of the most sought after. It is one of the most intense premier crus in the Domaine Leflaive range. There is impressive power and length on the palate. The finish is generous and fresh.

    Information about domain Leflaive

    The name of the Domaine Leflaive will long remain associated with its famous ambassador Anne-Claude who, with the energy of the pioneers, converted the domaine to biodynamics between 1993 and 1997. The Leflaive family has lived in Puligny since 1717. But it was the genius of a marine engineer, a student of the Ecole Polytéchnique,which was needed to revive an area devastated by phylloxera. After participating in the design of the first French submarine, Joseph Leflaive returned to his native village, replanted and raised the profile of the domaine's wines well beyond the French borders. The third generation, Olivier and his cousin Anne-Claude, ensured that the domaine was at the heights of Burgundian hierarchy. Tasting the domaine's wines is a unique experience for any wine lover. The special attention paid to the vineyard and to the winemaking allows its particularly rich wines to reveal all the subtleties of the different Burgundian terroirs. Montrachet, Batârd, Chevalier, Bienvenues-Bâtard and the premier crus Folatières or Pucelles are wines with fundamentally different identities. These are rare cuvées, which every wine lover should taste at least once!

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 1 Bottle
    • Level: 1 into-neck
    • Label: 1 very slightly stained label
    • Origin: Private individual
    • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
    • Recoverable VAT: No
    • Original Wooden Case / Original Case: No
    • French customs seal: yes
    • Alcohol percentage: 13 %
    • Country/Region: Burgundy
    • Appellation/Wine: Puligny-Montrachet
    • Classification: 1er Cru
    • Producer/Owner: Leflaive (Domaine)
    • Vintage: 2017
    • Color: White
    • Service temperature: 12°
    • Viticulture: Biodynamics 
    • Intensity: Rich
    • Dominant aroma: Mineral
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 100% Chardonnay
    Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru Les Folatières Leflaive (Domaine)
    Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru Les Folatières Leflaive (Domaine)

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    iDealwine price estimate
    Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru Les Folatières Leflaive (Domaine) 2017

    iDealwine Price(1) corresponds to the hammer price and the buyer's premium charged by the auctioneer. (1)Bottle format