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$143.03* * Suggested retail price
Founded in 1825, Domaine Faiveley is one of Burgundy's greatest domaines. Originally the company was a classic negotiant business, based in Nuits St. Georges and engaged in the buying and selling of wine but not the production of it. After seven generations of steadily acquiring properties throughout the Cotes de Nuits, the Cotes de Beaune, Cotes Chalonnaise and now Chablis, the Faiveley family have established themselves as the most important vineyard owners in Burgundy, with 120 hectares of...
- 94 Points -
Located next to Ruchottes-Chambertin in the corner of the Combe de Lavaux, this is one of those Gevrey Premiers Crus that’s often overlooked, located on stony, limestone-based soils. The resulting wine is serious and intense with heady perfume, chalky freshness and lovely poise and grace.See detailed press review
- (90-92) POINTS -
(a .61 ha monopole of the Domaine). Here too there is enough wood present to warrant noting it along with plenty of earth and more floral elements adding breadth to the red and dark currant scents. There is excellent size and weight to the medium-weight flavors that are blessed with fine phenolic ripeness of the supporting tannins on the youthfully austere, energetic and moderately firm finish.See detailed press review