Wine Domaine Hubert Lamy, Chassagne-Montrachet Premier Cru AOC "Les Macherelles", 2017
Reviews of purchase Domaine Hubert Lamy, Chassagne-Montrachet Premier Cru AOC "Les Macherelles", 2017
Wine brilliant straw-gold color.
Taste wine generous, rich, well-balanced, with a delightful texture, harmonious acidity and a long, elegant finish.
The aroma of wine - Magic Symphony, woven from notes of exotic fruit, lime and white flowers, complemented by teasing mint nuances.
Wine makes it a superb accompaniment to the exquisite dishes of white meat sauce, fish dishes, seafood, soft and semi-hard cheeses.
Chassagne-Montrachet Premiers Crus "Le Masherel" - white, complex, mineral wine. Chardonnay for its production are grown in the vineyard of the total area of 0.16 hectares of clay-calcareous soils and eastern exposure. The grapes are harvested by hand, then gently pressed pneumatic press. Continuous fermentation takes place under strictly controlled temperature. To maintain a high level of acidity and freshness of the wine malolaktika performed very dosed. After that, the wine is kept for 17 months in oak barrels (30% - new). Storage capacity wine Chassagne-Montrachet Premier Cru "Les Macherelles" is not less than 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 Domaine 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.