Wine Frederic Magnien, Bonnes-Mares Grand Cru AOC, 2010
Reviews of purchase Frederic Magnien, Bonnes-Mares Grand Cru AOC, 2010
The color of wine - sparkling golden straw.
Taste the wine refreshing and buttery, with hints of apricots and peaches. The finish is long, with light tones of caramel.
Fresh wine aroma reveals a bouquet of tones of white fruit and minerals.
Wine is served with dishes of Spanish and Italian cuisine, oysters and other shellfish, sea gifts and goat cheese.
Frederic Magnien, Chassagne-Montrachet 1-er Cru "Baudines" AOC - elegant white wine, created from Chardonnay grape variety that grows in the vineyard Bodine. This terroir - the most exalted of all the Premiers Crus vineyards. It is located on the tops of hills in the south of the commune Chassagne-Montrachet at an altitude of 320 meters above sea level.
The vineyards are oriented to the southeast and has excellent exposure to sunlight. Height has a cold night during which reduces the accumulation of sugar grapes. This lengthens the ripening time and ensures sufficient acid content needed to balance the taste of wine. The local soils are made up of sandstone interspersed with marl gravel and clay. This soil is well drained, and grapes are not overloaded with water.
Chassagne-Montrachet Premiers Crus "Bodine" shows the color of sparkling gold and fruit and mineral flavor. Its taste juicy garden fruit blended with an oily texture. Impression of this noble beverage completes the delicate nuances of caramel in the finish.
Frédéric Magnin - representative of the 5th generation family wine Magnien. All his spare time Frederick helped his father in the vineyard and in the cellar. After high school he graduated from high school and wine, to improve their knowledge and gain experience, in 1986, went to the other wine estates of France. In 1992, Frederick went abroad and spent 4 months in California and 6 months in Australia, where winemakers to adopt the experience of other countries. Returning home in 1993, Frederick went to the University of Dijon, where he received a degree in winemaking. In September 1995, he made one of the most important decisions in life - home made wine under his own name, the purpose of which was the production of high quality wines, representing famous terroirs of Burgundy. Frederick selects the best plots, mostly - from vines more than 40 years, and buys grapes of very high quality in the degree of optimum maturity. With a few simple principles (control yield, the degree of grape maturity, slow malolactic fermentation) Frederick creates juicy, full, charming and delicious wines, which occupy a worthy place in the market. Also, Frederick works closely with growers of Burgundy and provides advice to improve the quality of the crop.
Weinhaus Frederic Magnien began with 21 drums and five wines, and by 2011 production amounted to 1,000 barrels and up to 45 different cuvees, each of which offers a well defined terroir.