Powerful and Rich, Bougros is a very generous and expressive Grand Cru. Fermented in barrel. Aged 12 months in barrel. From 30 year old vines on a plot smaller than 1 hectare.
"Bougros is a very expressive Grand Cru. The location of the vineyard with a great
sun exposure explains this concentration. We can find ripe fruit flavors, and a long
Food Pairings : This Grand Cru will be perfect with meat in “sauce”, big sea food,
Parcels of Grands Cru overlooks the town of Chablis. Bougros is the first Grand
Cru at the north. It is facing south / south west
In 2015, 100% of the winemaking and aging was in french oak barrels. The juce
was rich and concentrated that allowed us to use new oak (30%)."
This estate has been in the hands of the Lavantureux family for 4 generations and covers a total of 20 hectares. It is now run by the latest generation of 2 sons. Arnaud is in charge of vineyards and winemaking, David of sales, communication and marketing.
They have made an immediate impact, as judged by their peers in the region:
Winner of Trophy “Young Talent of Burgundy” 2016 and again in 2017.