Wine Domaine Antonin Guyon, Gevrey-Chambertin "La Justice" AOC, 2016
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Wine rich ruby color.
Taste wines - elegant, fresh, with a slightly rough tannins, which will eventually become more velvety, light nuances of tobacco leaf and harmonious aftertaste.
In the bright, noble aroma of the wine is dominated by shades of red berries, spice and violets.
Wine is preferably supplied to the stew of lamb, coq au vin, game sauce or cheese.
Gevrey-Chambertin "La Justice" - a big wine-producing village in the northern part of the Cote de Nuits. The composition of the soil of the vineyard - clay and limestone, age of vines - 35 years. Vintage wines to create a Gevrey-Chambertin "La Zhyustis" assembled by hand in small wooden boxes, to avoid oxidation. Then the grapes are transported to the factory where it is subjected to a careful selection. Fermentation takes place in open oak barrels for 20 days at a controlled temperature. Then the wine is aged for 18 months in oak barrels, a third of which - the new, and then bottled. The wine has excellent storage capacity - 15-20 years.
Domain Antonin Guyon - one of the largest owners of prestigious vineyards in the Cote d'Or. Winery was founded in the 60s of the twentieth century, the beginning of this path was the acquisition of the vineyard Domaine Hippolyte Thevenot. To date, ownership Domain Antonin Guyon occupy 48 hectares of vineyards, which are located on the Gevrey-Chambertin to Meursault. Every year, on average, produced 200,000 bottles of wine. Of these, 80% - export and the rest are sold on French territory to private clients or only selected restaurants - Bocuse, Ducasse, Troisgros ... Despite the use of modern methods of production, each of the wines of this economy is very traditional and is a model for a particular appellasona. "New Vision", which brought to the domain son Antonin Guyon Dominique - this expansion of exports, and a broad view of wines around the world, which has borne fruit. Dominique told of how one day in Quebec approached him excited young man and began to thank - it turned out, it was after his bottle Chambolle-Musigny, drunk in a restaurant with a girl, she agreed to marry a young man married.