Wine Domaine Laroche, Chablis 1-er Cru "Les Fourchaumes" Vieilles Vignes, 2009
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Wine bright golden-yellow color.
A full-bodied wine has a slightly creamy, rounded flavor with fruity notes, hints of honey, a pronounced minerality and a long finish.
The rich and generous flavor of wine felt fruit, creamy notes.
The wine goes well with grilled fish, white meat, seafood.
Chablis 1-er Cru Les "Les Fourchaumes" Vieilles Vignes, 2009 - white wine made by Domaine Laroche from Chardonnay grapes grown on old vines. The wine comes from the region of Chablis in Burgundy, France. Vineyards Chardonnay to have excellent exposure - they are located in the south-east side, in front of the hill, which protects the vines from the north winds. Microclimate of the site allows you to extend the cycle of growth and maturation to the degree of maturity. Crop harvested in mid-September. Within 12 hours of the process of cold grapes in the deposition tanks, which reduce the amount of sulfur dioxide. Next, the wort is fermented for 21 days at a temperature of 18 ° C, partly (85%) - in steel tanks, partly (15%) - in oak casks. They are also the wine is aged in the cellars for 9 months. At the final stage of fermentation the wine is easy, and bottled.
"Domaine Laroche Chablis 1-er Cru" Les Fourchaumes "Vieilles Vignes - wine and spirits. Even in the commotion of the festival its delicate aroma brings a different dimension from calcareous soils reporting minerality, somewhere to the gardens with cherry blossoms. No wonder they say, that Chablis wonderfully combined with Japanese cuisine! "- Natalia time sommelier.
Winery Domaine Laroche - a family business, which is considered one of the best wine producers in France. The company produces wines of Chablis from the middle of the XIX century. In 1967, at the head of the company stood Michel Laroche, the fifth generation of the family of winemakers, which is one of the few enthusiasts second half of XX century, thanks to the selfless work which revived quality winemaking in South of France. Thanks to Michel began the true flowering of the House Laroche, vineyard area increased from 6 to 100 hectares, of which 30 hectares are classified as Premiers Crus and 6 hectares - as Grand Cru. The company is headquartered in the medieval monastery Obediencerie, in the heart of Chablis. Here are the cellars and the economy. Michel Laroche has a policy of natural wine production, but it is a true pioneer of winemaking. One of the innovations of the winery is to use a screw instead of a traditional cork. Bold but well-calculated innovation Laroche put the company at the forefront of French wine. Chablis wine company "Laroche" highly valued by experts and connoisseurs. They are included in the prestigious wine lists of restaurants, they can be found in the best hotels in the world and at the reception for high-ranking persons.