Wine Domaine Hubert Lamy, Chassagne-Montrachet Premier Cru AOC Les Macherelles 2008
Reviews of purchase Domaine Hubert Lamy, Chassagne-Montrachet Premier Cru AOC Les Macherelles 2008
Wine beautiful yellow color.
Texture elegant wine and oily. It is a complete and rounded wine has a long aftertaste, which appear creamy notes and nuances of toasted bread.
The wine shows a seductive aromas of white flowers, toast, vanilla, exquisitely accentuated minerality.
Wine makes it a superb accompaniment to the exquisite dishes of white meat sauce, grilled fish, such as turbot, soft and semi-hard cheeses.
Chassagne-Montrachet Premiers Crus "Le Masherel" - white wine, mineral complex. Chardonnay is grown for him in the vineyard with a total area 0.16 hectares of clay-calcareous soils and eastern exposure. The grapes are harvested by hand, and then gently pressed pneumatic press. Continuous fermentation takes place under strictly controlled temperature. After that, the wine is kept for 17 months partly in oak barrels. Wine storage capacity - about 10 years.
Hubert Lamy is now considered one of the most successful producers of wine in Saint-Aubin. Olivier Lamy, son of Hubert, began to run a business in 1992, and since then the company has become more and more prestigious, which is not surprising, because the area of Saint-Aubin, where vineyards are located Lamy - a real jewel of Burgundy.
Today Domain Hubert Lamy - a modern three-storey winery, which is practiced gravitational method of winemaking, ie, excludes the use of mechanical means. All movements fault occur under the influence of gravity, which makes the wine more fineness and texture. Olivier loves experiments - he moved to the 600-liter tonne instead of 225-liter barriques, because, in his opinion, it will save the purity of fruit flavor from excessive oak aging. Now almost all the wines are aged in these containers.
Lamy is committed to providing exquisite and colorful wines that have emphasized natural mineral terroir St Aubin. In the year produced less than ten thousand boxes of each wine.