Wine "Chateau La Garde" Blanc, Pessac-Leognan AOC, 2015
Reviews of purchase "Chateau La Garde" Blanc, Pessac-Leognan AOC, 2015
Wine beautiful purple color.
Wine with a delicate, soft and rich flavor with hints of ripe fruit and spices, smoky mineral notes and a long finish.
The aroma of the wine reveals notes of ripe red and black fruit, spice notes.
The wine will go well with duck in orange sauce, roast lamb, mature cheese, lamb with wild mushrooms and quail with figs.
Red wine Chateau La Garde is soft, good structure and smooth taste with a predominance of shades of ripe fruit, which makes it very attractive for both young and "aged". Wine fermented in stainless steel vats with controlled temperature of the wine passes cold maceration at a temperature of 5 degrees. Shutter speed is carried out in oak barrels for 12-18 months. Chateau La Garde has a good aging potential.
Chateau La Garde - Pearl Pessac Leognan region. Chateau is located in a picturesque area Martillak and its vineyards occupy one of the best parts of Pessac Leognan, area 45 hectares in the hills with gravel and clay soils. Planting density of 7500-8800 vines per hectare. Deep and heavy soil ridges allows you to fully develop Cabernet, with the result that the wine turns sophisticated, elegant and refined. The presence in some areas of clay and limestone provide the ideal soil for growing Merlot. On the other side of the stream, to the north, similar to clay-limestone soils adapted for the white Sauvignon Blanc. In recent years, Chateau La Garde has conducted research on the geological study of the soil at each site to choose the most suitable for planting rootstocks and varieties. After huge investments in the vineyards and cellars and modernization of production, Chateau continued to produce his famous generous wines, erected in the status Cru Classe. The grapes for the production of carefully selected, the winery get only the best berries. Fermentation occurs in a small stainless steel tanks equipped with electronic temperature control. The winery produces 150,000 bottles of red wine a year and 11,000 white wine.