Burgundy Cote Chalonnaise - France (Red Wine)

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Magnum Mercurey 1Er Cru Naugues 2016

Magnum Mercurey 1Er Cru Naugues 2016

£52.92

Domaine Jean Marechal From the oldest plot at Domaine Marchechal and planted more than 60 years ago, these old vines giving their aromatic complexity and depth that we so admire in the Cuv‚e Naugues. This particular cuv‚e get given extra special attention resulting in a deep red wine with a purple hue, slight toasty vanilla notes on the nose and...


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