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Specifications

Colour:

White

Producer:

Les Héritiers du Comte Lafon

Region:

Burgundy

Appellation:

Mâcon

Grape Variety:

Chardonnay

Mâcon Milly Lamartine, 2020

12x75cl £160.00

10 cases, 5 bottles £13.33 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

Always the last to be picked, this was one of the few wines to be harvested in September. A mildly reductive nose initially but much less so on the palate. Crisp and tense but with a complimentary, sunny yellow fruit character. Ripe but clear, fine cut, this offers its habitual raciness and energy whilst showing more generosity and fruit complexity than usual. One of the best Mâcon-Millys they have made. Two thirds aged and fermented in wooden foudres, the rest in tank. From the sub-zone of Milly where the wines tend to be very mineral and taut, this is Lafon's highest Mâcon vineyard at an altitude of 350 metres.

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