Mâcon Solutré – 2017
- Vineyards: Mâcon-Solutré
- Size: 0.22 hectares (0.54 acres)
- Vine Age: planted in 1999
- Soil: Calcareous clay
Hand harvested, sorted and pressed in Mâcon, the wine is decanted over night and then brought back to Puligny for both fermentation and aging at the Domaine.
- Aging: Takes place in stainless steel tanks, during 16 months before homeopathic fining and very light filtering if necessary
Domaines Leflaive Mâcon Solutré — 2017 – Wine Spectator – 91 Points
Domaine Leflaive is an elite producer, owning vines in the top grands and premier crus of Puligny-Montrachet. In 2004, it expanded into the Mâconnais, where is now farms nearly 60 acres. The same exacting standards go into the Mâcon wines, at a fraction of the price.