Domaine Leflaive has been described as Burgundy's greatest white wine domaine, and while this is a pretty strong claim, it is a justifiable one.
Leflaive has been bio-dynamic since 1997 and was managed by the late and great Anne-Claude. Anne-Claude had the greatest respect for Burgundy tradition and was deeply concerned about the irreversible damage caused to Burgundy soil by fertilisers and pesticides.
She followed organic methods and helped establish a winemaking school at the domaine in Puligny-Montrachet, in order to educate wine professionals. Her pursuit of excellence in winemaking brought her many accolades, including Decanter Magazine's top white winemaker in 2006 and Winemakers' Winemaker by the Institute of Masters of Wine in 2014 – a massive achievement. Her legacy lives on...