Сalvados Calvados Lemorton Vintage 1970, gift box, 700 ml
- Volume: 700 ml
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Calvados amber color with golden reflections.
Balanced soft taste of Calvados complex includes a tone of liquorice, almond, orange and charcoal. Very long aftertaste.
The rich flavor of calvados notes of ripe pears and apples combined with hints of creamy toffee.
Calvados is ideal as a digestif, an excellent match with foie gras, melon, smoked ham and, of course, with pear or apple pie.
Origin of Calvados - drink from the French region of Normandy - refers to the XVI century. It was originally produced only from apples, but now, depending on the geographical area of production, there are three types of Calvados: "Calvados" pears and apples from Normandy; "Calvados Pays d'Auge" apples region Pays d'Auge; "Calvados Domfrontais" apples and pears area Domfrontais, the volume of which must be at least 30%.
Lemorton farm located in the south Domfrontais Normandy, which is considered the best place for growing pears. It is promoted as a warm climate and soil of clay and limestone, suitable for strong, deep roots of pear trees. Therefore, calvados from Lemortona mainly created from pear juice. Lemorton - one of the oldest manufacturers of cider and Calvados in Domfrontais. Currently, the farm managed by the sixth generation of the family - Didier Lemorton, assisted by his father - Roger. Lemorton family owns 83 hectares of land. Here grow apples and 25 varieties of pears.
Calvados "Vintage 1970" - one of the rare representatives of age Calvados, which is famous family Lemorton. The main component of Calvados "Vintage 1970" - 70% pure pear juice. Calvados aged in oak barrels for more than 34 years. Its soft seductive taste completed a very long finish.