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Chablis 1er Cru "Vaulorent," Piuze - 2016

Item # 32452 750mL
$62.96/ Single Bottle
$755.52 $679.97/ Case of 12
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Tasting Notes

Have you heard of Vaulorent before? It is a sub-climate of the famous 1er Cru Fourchaume. Powerful and mineral-driven Chardonnay with great density and depth. A stunning wine that you can enjoy now with lobster or oysters, but do not hesitate to send a bottle to your cellar.


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About the Producer

Patrick Piuze Chablis, France Patrick Piuze was born in 1973. He is Canadian, from Quebec, and born into a middle class family with no ties to the viticultural world. As a young adult, he met Marc Chapoutier. The famous vigneron from Southern Rhône changed his life. With his help, Patirck gained his first viticultural experiences. Chapoutier connected him to wineries all over the New World, in...

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