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LUCIEN LE MOINE

21 November 2014 News

The December issue of Decanter has a feature article on Migro-negociants in Burgundy, written by Benjamin Lewis MW. Lucien Le Moine is one of the main producers discussed in the article. Lewin delves into how proprietor Mounir Saouma creates his exquisite wines, which include a long ageing process, slow alcohol fermentation, and letting his growers operate without micromanaging them.  Despite the quality and stature of his wines, the producer remains modest.  “People say I’m a visionary, but I’m not,” he says, “I’m just making wine in a simple way.”

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