"Mont de Milieu" is THE parcel Château de Fleys is famous for, and is also one of the most prestigious in Chablis. A Mont de Milieu for just £21 is pretty rare... Also lying towards South, these vines are ideally located and produce powerful and fruity Chablis. Coming from 50 year-old vines, it is a remarkably well structured and concentrated wine with delicate aromas of dried fruit and a hint of honey. The beautiful mineral finish makes your pleasure last even longer.
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|Wine Characteristics||When & how to drink?|
Château de Fleys
AOC Chablis 1er Cru
Dry white wine
from now to 2025
Open and Drink
Oysters, seafood (scallops or white fish), mushroom risotto.
50 years old
Stainless steel vats
|What experts say|
89/100 "The 2015 Chablis 1er Cru Mont de Milieu has an intriguing bouquet with a touch of Play-Doh on the nose (I confess, I loved the smell of Play-Doh when I was a kid, though I was not thinking of Chablis as a five-year-old). The palate is quite pretty: well-judged acidity, with subtle notes of pineapple and mango, maybe missing some nervosité on the finish but displaying decent length. Fine."
89/100 "Light yellow. Focused nose opening up to white flowers, freshly-cut grass and mineral undertones. Dynamic palate showing lovely liveliness and tangy freshness. Tense, precise and perfumed. Will keep for a few years." (previous vintage)
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