Wine Domaine Laroche, Chablis "Saint Martin", 2016, 375 ml
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Reviews of purchase Domaine Laroche, Chablis "Saint Martin", 2016, 375 ml
Wine transparent golden-greenish color.
The taste of wine is fresh, floral and fruity, with dominant notes of apples and pears, minerals and hints of hazelnut, buttery texture. The finish is long, steady, with notes of white flowers and gunpowder.
The aroma of wine is thin and intense, with notes of white flowers, yellow fruit, whipped cream and minerals.
The wine goes well with oysters, shellfish, fish dishes can be served as an aperitif.
Chablis "Saint Martin" - rich, complex wine with a perfectly balanced fresh taste, made from Chardonnay grapes. Wine perfectly conveys the terroir of Chablis, being a kind of a representative sample. Plot of "Saint Martin" is the name of St. Martin, is the patron saint of Chablis. Harvest Chardonnay wine is going to create in the period from 20 September to 7 October. Berries are compressed undergo cold maceration for 12 hours at a temperature of 12-15 ° C in special containers to limit the contact with air. After 14 days fermentation at 17 ° C, and malolactic fermentation, the wine is kept for 6 months in steel tanks prior to filling and at a low pressure pass filtering to maintain the minimum natural character. Chablis "Sen Martin," 2012 will be at the peak of maturity until 2016.
Winery Domaine Laroche - a family business, which is considered one of the best wine producers in France. The company produces wines of Chablis from the middle of the XIX century. In 1967, at the head of the company stood Michel Laroche, the fifth generation of the family of winemakers, which is one of the few enthusiasts second half of XX century, thanks to the selfless work which revived quality winemaking in South of France. Thanks to Michel began the true flowering of the House Laroche, vineyard area increased from 6 to 100 hectares, of which 30 hectares are classified as Premiers Crus and 6 hectares - as Grand Cru. The company is headquartered in the medieval monastery Obediencerie, in the heart of Chablis. Here are the cellars and the economy.
Michel Laroche has a policy of natural wine production, but it is a true pioneer of winemaking. One of the innovations of the winery is to use a screw instead of a traditional cork. Bold but well-calculated innovation Laroche put the company at the forefront of French wine. Chablis wine company "Laroche" highly valued by experts and connoisseurs. They are included in the prestigious wine lists of restaurants, they can be found in the best hotels in the world and at the reception for high-ranking persons.