A perfect introduction to the delights and complexity of real white Burgundy, this is mainly Cote d'Or fruit together with some from the Maconnais.
Fresh with lovely weight, delicate creaminess and judicious oak making it a beautifully balanced dry white wine.
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Intense ruby with a deep opaque centre and slightly paling rim: inviting nose of wild brambles and black cherries with a minerally edge; savoury tones of roasted fennel seeds, black pepper and proscuito add depth and complexity: ripe tannins create a smooth and easy backbone with sweet ripe fruit adding mouthfeel and texture; enjoy with flame grilled steak or slow-baked smoked ribs. Can be enjoyed now for the fresh vibrant fruit. Cellaring for 4 - 5 years will reward you well with secondary flavours and more complexity.
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Beautiful dark red colour with purple tints. The nose is very expressive, with intense aromas of cassis and blackberries, which are also noticeable in the mid-palate. Ample and round, the body is well structured with polished tannins and delicate layers of oak. Smoke, floral aromas and slight spicy notes rise after further airing of the wine. Stylish and balanced, the 2010 Vivens is a very refined and multi-nuanced Margaux.
84% Cabernet Sauvignon & 16% Merlot.
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