Yvon Mau turns first LEAF
The first wines to carry the marque of environmentally-friendly farming initiative Linking Environment
have been produced by Bordeaux negociant Yvon Mau.
Red wines have been produced under a L EAF-backed project on three Mau family-run estates: Ch âteau Lavison, Ch âteau Haut-Grand-Champ and Ch âteau Chillac.
Ch âteau Haut-Grand-Champ has also made white and rosé L EAF marque wines.
Retail prices will be in the region of £6.99 for the Ch âteau Lavison red and £5.99 for the others.
L EAF is a charity based at the National Agricultur al Centre in Warwickshire, promoting environmental care in farming , and the
appears on a
range of fruit and vegetables.
chemical usage, recycling, waste disposal, energy saving and biodiversity.
Yvon Mau is part of the Freixenet Spanish-owned wine group
and the wines are being distributed through Freixenet's
office in the UK.