Original
8 Ratings
Domaine Leflaive Chevalier-Montrachet Grand Cru

Wine Details

Varietal

Chardonnay

Style

White

Wine Description

(1992 Vintage) Long, gentle pneumatic pressing, decanting over 24h, thenracking and running into cask of the must. Alcoholic fermentacion in oak casks, 25% new (maxi 1/2 Vosages, mini 1/2 Allier) Maturing: After 12 months in cask, the wine is aged 6 months in tank where it is for bottling. Homeopathic fining and very light filtering if necessary Biodynamic Manual harvesting with grape sorting and optimisation of choice of date through parcel-by-parcel ripeness monitoring

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (2001 Vintage) Rating: (88-91) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 147 on Jun-03
  • Burghound
    (2005 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Burghound in Issue 27, Jul 01, 2007
  • Wine & Spirits
    (2005 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 12/07