Wine Chateau Carbonnieux Blanc, Pessac-Leognan AOC Grand Cru Classe de Graves, 2007
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Reviews of purchase Chateau Carbonnieux Blanc, Pessac-Leognan AOC Grand Cru Classe de Graves, 2007
Wine golden-yellow color.
Fresh, elegant, creamy, perfectly balanced taste of the wine is saturated seductive tones of citrus - lemon and grapefruit, which gradually added shades of vanilla, anise and peach. The finish is long, with a slight ostrinkoy.
Fragrant bouquet of the wine is filled with tones of sweet fruits, herbs, hints of yellow plum and grapefruit, minerals and oak nuances.
The wine goes well with seafood, grilled fish, goat cheeses.
Chateau Blanc Carbonier - a delicious white wine estates. Thanks to its excellent climate varieties of white grapes ripen in Chateau Carbonier very early. The average age of the vines - 17 years. The grapes are harvested by hand, local farmers, who carefully sorted grapes and prepare for the process of winemaking. Grape previously soaked for three days, after which the fermented wine in stainless steel tanks. Extract was carried out for 10 months in oak barrels. After aging wine purified bentonite (a natural clay mineral) and bottled. The result is a fine wine, which should enjoy all lovers of Bordeaux wines. Ageing potential of wine - more than 15 years.
Winery Chateau Carbonier traces its history to 1292. In the last century, in 1956, Marc Perrin acquired the estate and began its restoration and improvement. He began by increasing the area of planting grapes and 45 hectares in 1970, then to 70 hectares in 1980, accounting for almost 92 hectares today. Anthony, his son, built a new winery and cellars adapted to new methods of winemaking. In 1987 he was created appellason Pessac Leognan, which included some of the most famous chateaux of gravel, including Chateau carbon.
According to ancient legend, the monks of the Order of the Holy Cross, who owned an estate in the XVIII century, the French wine sold mistress Ottoman Emperor, and that in this case not to hurt the religious feelings of its high patron, they called him the label "Mineral water from Karbonё." It is said that when the emperor visited his lady, he tasted the wine and puzzled asked her why the French are raising so much noise because of its wine, when they have such a beautiful water? Chateau carbon - is a great complex wine, drink that can be both young and mature.