Domaine des Baumard, Savennieres, Clos du Papillon, Loire, France, 2006
In a deeply traditional region, Florent’s early adoption of screwcaps and different vine trellising systems marked him out as the enfant terrible of Savennières. His mantra now encompasses a belief in the individuality of each vintage, believing it should be made with minimal intervention to allow the wine to reflect its vintage and unique character.
Beautifully evolved aromas of honey, candied lemon, ripe apricots and a hint of wood smoke, whilst on the palate, lustrous layers unfold onto a textural palate lifted by Chenin’s characteristic lively acid backbone’
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