Wine Andre Lurton, "L De La Louviere" Blanc, 2013
Wine pure pale yellow color with greenish highlights.
Taste wine multilayered, complex, with a perfect balance of citrus and floral tones, bright notes of grapefruit, pleasant acidity, woody nuances and a long mineral finish.
Expressive, refined bouquet of the wine reveals a wide palette of floral scents, which are dominated by shades of acacia, lime blossom and verbena.
Wine is the perfect accompaniment fish dishes such as sea bass with risotto with cranberries, seafood, shellfish.
Blend of white wine "L De La Louviere" - the second wine farm - consists of the dominant varieties of Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon small part of the variety grown in the vineyards of Chateau La Louviere, located in Leognan appellation Pessac. Age of vines ranges from 22 to 25 years. Vinification was carried out at a controlled temperature of 18-23 ° C in oak barrels, 35% of which - the new wine is then aged in them the same for 12 months. The wine has excellent potential storage - more than 10 years.
2013 turned out to be quite difficult for winemakers. Beginning of the year was cold, which caused a delay in flowering and ripening grapes. However, in July to establish warm sunny weather, which lasted until the harvest berries and allowed to dial the required degree of maturity.
Château La Louvière has long been famous for its white wines. In the XVII century, along with the Canadian sutlers wine crossed the ocean, and in the XVIII century, decorated the tables of the best houses in Russia. Chateau La Louviere today owned by the family Lurton, striking in its beauty numerous visitors, and in 1946 the ancient castle won honorable first place in the competition "Inventory of Historical Monuments". In the Chateau produce elegant and complex white wines, which are a blend of varieties of Semillon and Sauvignon Blanc, as well as powerful, rich, and at the same time refined, red wines from Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. All wines are made on the art equipment, they respect the old traditions of winemaking.
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.