Wine Barton & Guestier, Vouvray AOC
Wine of pale straw color with greenish hues.
Harmonious, rich, full-bodied and mild flavor is a perfect notes of peach, apricot and pineapple on a background of floral and mineral nuances. The aftertaste is pleasant, fruity, slightly sweet.
Delicate, fresh, elegant bouquet of wine is fragrant floral aromas, hints of ripe harmoniously complemented by white fruit, peach, pear and light nuances of minerals.
Great wine as an aperitif, as an accompaniment light desserts, and soft cheeses.
"Passeport" - a series of unique wines from French appellasonov to demonstrate the features of the terroir of each region and the art of winemaking company Barton & Guestier. For wine production line "Passport" is used breeding grapes grown in a particular area. Vinification is carried out under the supervision of oenologist Barton & Hastie.
White semi-sweet wine "Passeport" Vouvray is made from Chenin Blanc grapes grown in the Loire Valley in appellasone Vouvray. It is dominated by limestone soil and the climate - cool and wet enough. During warmer months, the grapes get enough sunlight for the full maturation and acquisition of natural sweetness. Cool night temperatures contribute to an increase in acidity in the grapes. For wine production were selected only the best grapes with excellent balance of sweetness and acidity, good texture and expressive varietal characteristics. Harvesting was carried out early in the morning at sunrise, to preserve the freshness of fruits, grapes and then passed immediately pressing. To maintain the necessary level of residual sugar winemakers strictly control the alcoholic fermentation. As a result, the wine "Passport" Vouvray charms gorgeous fresh fruit and floral aromas and soft and harmonious taste tempting light sweetness and minerality.
Vintage 2013 - Gold Medal Contest "Guide Gilbert & Gaillard (France), 2014";
vintage 2011 - a gold medal of the competition "Guide Gilbert & Gaillard (France), 2013";
Vintage 2011 - The bronze medal contest "The Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Wine Competition (USA), 2012";
Vintage 2003 - Bronze Medal Contest "San Francisco International Wine Competition, 2005";
Vintage 2003 - bronze medal contest "Star Wine Competition, 2005";
Vintage 2002 - bronze medal contest "Estonian Wine Challenge, 2004";
vintage 2002 - Silver Medal competition "San Francisco International Wine, 2004";
Vintage 2002 - bronze medal contest "Estonian Wine Challenge, 2003".
Barton & Guestier - the first French wine brand, which has almost three hundred years history in the wine business, which is known to millions of consumers around the world. Skill and experience of winemakers in conjunction with the traditions and innovative technologies from one year to guarantee wines of high quality products.
It all began in 1725 when Thomas Barton left Ireland and moved to Bordeaux. He founded the company, which was engaged in freight wines, spices and other goods, and already in 1747, the company is considered the first in Bordeaux. Thomas also became the first vinoperevozchikom owning his own winery. In 1802, the grandson of Thomas - Hug Barton and French trader Daniel Hestia together and founded the company Barton & Guestier, which today is a benchmark of fine French wines.
The company's products a wide variety of delicious blame, which are known on five continents in 130 countries, which is the best proof of the success of Barton & Guestier.