Morrell & Co. Wine Catalog

FALL 2016

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M ost recently, it was Anne-Claude l eflaive who changed the course of the company's history by converting to biodynamics in 1997. At the time, this decision sent a shockwave across the region, yet today it is looked upon as sound practice. With holdings in a number of b urgundy's greatest vineyards, the wine that has come to define d omaine l eflaive is the p remier Cru l e Clavoillon. l eflaive benefits from the sheer size of their parcel, almost twelve acres, which are tended to by hand and through strict biodynamic principals. h arvest and selection are carried out with extreme scrutiny, ensuring that only the best fruit makes it to the winery. t his is a classically b urgundian wine, displaying the perfect blend of elegance and precision, and with the ability to improve for over a decade. ✦ Domaine Leflaive Puligny Montrachet 1er Cru Le Clavoillon 2013 BH 90–92 » $169 "... i mpressively broad...generous proportioned, round and delicious...possess solid mid-palate concentration as well as a seductive texture before culminating in a delicious and notably dry but not austere finish." (1354085) Making h is T ory The history of Leflaive started as far back as the early 18th century. With each generation, the domaine has grown either in size or through improvements in the cellar, which has all led up to this very moment. bU rg U nd Y

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