Wine "Lamotte Robin", Graves AOC, 2012
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Reviews of purchase "Lamotte Robin", Graves AOC, 2012
The wine is deep purple in color.
On the palate the wine power and energy transmitted tones of ripe fruit and ripe tannins. Structured and juicy aftertaste filled with shades of mint, black currant and undergrowth.
Delicious wine fragrance incorporates notes of candied fruit, dried flowers, sandalwood.
The wine goes with red and white meat, poultry and soft cheeses.
The magic of the terroir is able to inspire winemakers to create the magic of wine, such as Chateau Cossieu-Coutelin. It harmoniously interwoven with fruit and oak tones, which are able to reflect the outstanding performance of the prestigious Saint-Estèphe appellasona. Chateau and its vineyards since 1977 owned by Marcel and Christian Kankar. Age of vines on average close to 30 years. Grape varieties Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon in the manufacture vinified separately. The fermentation process starts with the "cold" step, which lasts for four days, after which the mash temperature was raised to 27 ° C, maintaining it for 32 days. Annual wine extract occurs in French oak barrels (60% - new). After graduation, the wine is blended, bottled and ready to drink immediately after entering the market. But, according to the manufacturer's recommendations, the best wine will reveal its potential in the period from 2019 to 2022.
Cheval Quancard - a company founded in 1844 by a person to develop and learn new named Pierre Kankar having inquisitiveness and desire. These qualities were later some "philosophical thread" of the company. This is evidenced by the perfect horse Pierre spontaneous trip along the Gironde to study the work of the surrounding wineries.
Two sons Pierre Kankara inherited these qualities from his father. Eugene once traveled around the world to learn new technologies and bring fresh ideas to the family business, and his brother John, meanwhile, maintained his father created the winery. Since 1968, the family is actively expanding their land holdings. Today the company "Cheval Quancard" controls the grandson of Eugene - Roland.