Wine Laporte Sancerre AOC La Cresle Rose, 2009
Wine light salmon color with lively glitter.
Light wine, perfectly balanced. Moderate acidity.
wonderful fresh aroma, pronounced red berries combined with exotic fruits and spices.
Wine La Cresle well serve as an aperitif. It perfectly complements light salads, oriental dishes, snacks.
Name of wine «Cresle» comes from the word «craie»? "Chalk", which reflects the exquisite nature of this wine with mineral notes. Harvest for wine production Laporte Sancerre La Cresle Rose picked by hand, then produced fermentation at a temperature of 18-20S for 8-12 days, malolactic fermentation is not carried out, the wine is aged on the lees until April noble.
Agriculture Domaine Laporte (Domain Lyaport) was founded in 1850 in the heart of the prestigious appellasona Sancerre, and today it is known worldwide for its high quality wines. Domain Lyaport located in the Loire Valley, 200 km from Paris. Sancerre vineyards cover an area of 2,300 hectares. Here on 20 hectares, which is 80% of the vineyard farm, planted with Sauvignon Blanc vines for the production of white wines, the rest of the (5 hectares) planted with Pinot Noir vines to create a delightful red and rosé wines. The domain is located on the edge of the valley called La Cassure de Sancerre, a unique geological formation contains two types of soil: limestone - on the one side of the valley and flint - on the other. Grapes growing on two types of soils from different parts of vinification is made separately, according to the characteristics of the soil, so that each wine is endowed with individual characteristics.
Great pride is Lyaport Domaine du Rochoy (Domain du Rosu). On the slope area of 10 hectares, known for its rich history and exceptional soils, grows gorgeous grapes.
Domain du Rosu commune Banna - the only slope in Sancerre. Once he was Gallo-Roman quarry called Rochetum. Located on the edge of the Cato Villa near the river Loire, Rochetum collects heat from the sun during the day, giving it a night. Because of this the grapes ripen very quickly and gives the wine a unique character, perfect balance and refined mineral notes.