Wine Chateau Lafon, Haut-Medoc AOC, 2006
Reviews of purchase Chateau Lafon, Haut-Medoc AOC, 2006
Wine bright, saturated, clear ruby color.
The taste of wine is woven from the notes of fresh fruit, with dominant on raspberry and cherry tones, polished pepper and walnut tones. There are nuances of smoke. Rounded tannins.
Fruity flavor of the wine, born of weave shades of sweet red fruit with a list of echoes.
Wine goes with young cheeses, poultry, meat dishes, pies, snacks.
One of the biggest bands in the region is considered Haut-Medoc (Haut-Médoc AOC), which translated means "high Medoc." It is in apelassone O-Medoc vineyards on the class Cru Bourgeois grown vine to wine "Chateau Lafon". Previously, the land used for grazing animals, while in the XVII century Dutch merchants decided not to take up an ambitious project to transform the swampy terrain in the area for vineyards. Zone O-Medoc is located in the south of the Médoc and occupies about 4657 hectares, accounting for 28.5% of all the vineyards of the region. Soil area - clay, clay-limestone with the addition of gravel. Mainly grown varieties such as Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot, Malbec.
Wine "Chateau Lafon" created from the grape varieties Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot represented in almost equal proportions. This is a good, fragrant and bright wine, which is excellent quality characteristics combined with its price.
Wine producer is Maison Remoissenet Pere & Fils. Ancient and well-known name of the wine house "Remuassene Per and Fiss", founded in 1877, surely stands out among all manufacturers of high-quality red wine. It is said that each bottle of their delicious wines - a legend component of its contents. Currently manages and supervises home wine production process Repolt Bernard, the former head negotsiantsky house "Louis Jadot". Under his leadership, there have been significant changes in the production of wine "Remuassene Pere and Fils" began to differ new style and excellent quality. First of all, he cleared the legendary cellar "Remuassene" unnecessary collection of wines and reviewed all the commercial and business relationships at home, leaving one grape supplier and signed a contract with 31 new producer. The winery installed new stainless steel vats and bought brand new barrels for aging wine.
"Wine House Remuassene with stunning ancient cellars is one of the most significant in Burgundy. It produces wonderful, high-quality white wines, however, personally I find that it is red wine at home is very complex and individual," - Robert Parker.