Wine "Laforet" Bourgogne Chardonnay AOC, 2010
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Wine golden straw color with greenish highlights.
Light, refreshing taste of wine is marked shades of pink grapefruit and mineral notes in a harmonious aftertaste.
The elegant bouquet of acacia flowers intertwined flavors, colors of exotic fruits and fresh grapes.
Fine wine as an aperitif or in combination with light salads, fish and white meat.
The name of the wine "Laforet" translated from French as "forest". White fruit wine "Laforet" Bourgogne is made from Chardonnay grapes from several appellations of Burgundy. Thus, the grapes from Makone gives fruit and floral notes from Côte de Beaune - structure of Chablis - freshness and minerality. Part of the grapes purchased from regular suppliers. Grape harvest is carried out manually. After soft pressing the fermentation is carried out in stainless steel tanks. Extract of wine for 8 months is carried out in neutral vessels and one- and two-year oak barrels. Wine storage capacity is 3 years.
Joseph Drouhin winery was founded in 1880 in Bonn. To date, this is a family business with a long tradition and centuries of history that has passed many stages of development and formation. The main contribution to the company introduced Robert Drouhin, who, since 1957, has expanded ownership, buying vineyards in regions where really has potential. In the acquisition of vineyards always invest more, but the pride of the house wine is the vineyard "Clos de Mouches" around Bon. To maintain a high quality yield specially understated by an average of 20% of the permitted by law. Also one of the key points that the company adheres to the end of the 60s, is exclusively biodynamic and biological principles of processing the vineyards, excluding the use of all kinds of pesticides and chemicals.
Today owning Joseph Drouhin over 75 hectares of vineyards and is considered the largest in the region. Wines from this manufacturer is rightly recognized as a unique, intense, delicate, their taste is revealed slowly, passing all the bright colors and the aroma of berries. A distinctive feature of the refined and sophisticated wines - amazing purity of taste, the giver of pleasure infinitely long.