This Premier Cru Puligny-Montrachet is one of Chavy-Chouet's top wines possesses all the hallmarks of great White Burgundy.
The Chavy family are well established in the Côte de Beaune, with Alain, Jean-Louis and Phillipe all making wine in and around Puligny-Montrachet. Hubert Chavy had been selling the bulk of his production to the top ...Learn more
“I hate spending money on almost everything, but somehow as I sit back on Christmas day and sip Romaric Chavy’s Puligny Montrachet 1er Cru Champs Gains – so rich, so complex and so precise – I get a very rare sensation of money well spent. This bottle will convince anyone of the genius of wine.”
“The 2017 Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru Les Champs-Gain exhibits notes of beeswax, crisp green apple, crushed chalk and a subtle framing of new oak, followed by a medium-bodied, taut and tensile palate with tangy acids and a restrained, mineral profile. There will be a lot more to see with a few years' bottle age.”
“Fresh, ripe, peach-scented fruit layered with walnuts, toasty oak and crystalline acidity. Ripe and concentrated yet full of energy and zest. There are various Chavy's in Puligny: this estate is the one now run by Romaric Chavy, son of Hubert.' ”
“Not much nose. Masses of acidity and precision. Well done for the medium term with an attractive savoury undertow. Medium intensity. Quite satisfying.”