Wine Domaine Jacques Cacheux Vosne-Romanee Premier Cru La Croix Rameau, 2001
Wine bright cherry color.
The taste of wine a rich, dense, with good texture, notes of cherry, black currant, woody.
The aroma of wine rich fruit and berry flavors combined with hints of oak.
The wine goes well with meat dishes, hard cheeses, lamb, game.
Grapes for wine "Vosne-Romanee Premier Cru La Croix Rameau" grows on a small plot in the prestigious area of Romanee St Vivant. The average age of the vines - 25 years. Domain Jacques Kas produces annually 700-900 bottles of fine wine. The wine has a lot of potential exposure, during which tannins are rounded, and the wine becomes even more elegant and refined.
Domain Jacques Kas is located in the heart of Burgundy and covers an area of 6.5 hectares. Soil area varied composed of limestone, clay and silica. Sand and granular soils contribute to the ease of wine, clay helps to express the brightness of color, sweetness, tannin. Limestone and contributes sweetness bouquet power and ground ferric oxide are ideal for expressing color and flavor. Domain Jacques Kas takes into account all the features of the terroir, trying to pass them in their elegant wines. Since 1994, the son of Jacques Domain controls - Patrice, who graduated from the school of winemaking in Beaune and worked for many years in the vineyards, adopting the experience of his father. Upon assuming leadership of the economy, Patrice has made a lot of changes in the work in the vineyards and cellars. He introduced techniques of biodynamic agriculture. The vineyards not apply herbicides or insecticides. At harvest the grapes carefully sorted. After collection, grapes crushed and subjected to a seven-day cold maceration prior to the addition of natural yeast for primary fermentation. Fermentation lasts about two weeks. Then the wines are aged on the lees in new oak barrels and bottled without filtration. Wine Domain Jacques Kas very mature, concentrated, spicy, with a strong aroma, flexible tannins and good balance. "The wines are extremely rich in Kas, transmit power and powerful flavor" - wrote Allen Meadows Burghound in 2001.