Wine Andre Lurton, Chateau De Rochemorin, 2012
Wine dense, opaque dark garnet, almost black in color.
The wine has a well-balanced, rich and soft fruit flavors with silky tannins and a long finish.
The aroma of the wine reveals notes of red and black fruit, smoke, spice and toast.
The wine is recommended to serve with meat dishes, poultry and cheeses.
Red wine "Chateau De Rochemorin" made from grape varieties Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot grown in vineyards in the appellation of Pessac Leognan,. Age of vines is 15 to 18 years. Vinification carried out in stainless steel at a controlled temperature of 28-30 ° C for 3 weeks. Then the wine was aged for 12 months in oak barrels, of which 30-40% - new. The wine has excellent potential storage - 10-20 years.
Andre Lurton acquired the Château de Rochemaure with 110 hectares of land in 1973. In the chateau were conducted work on the reconstruction of the estate, planted new vines of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Sauvignon Blanc. The total area of vineyards - 105 hectares, 87 hectares of which are grown red grape varieties. Currently, the winery produced excellent, well-balanced red and white wines that reflect the history of the castle Rochemaure.
Lurton family, known in Bordeaux as a wine producer from 1650 - one of the greatest dynasties in the world, whose members are engaged in winemaking and wine trade. To date, the family owns about 630 acres of land. Wineries are located in the Entre-Deux-Mers, Pessac-Leognan, Margaux, Lussac Saint-Emilion and elsewhere. Andre Lurton wine characterized by a unique flavor and freshness, and young wines aged wines often exceed their rich taste.