Wine "L de Lagarde" Rouge, Bordeaux AOC, 2012
Reviews of purchase "L de Lagarde" Rouge, Bordeaux AOC, 2012
Wine beautiful crimson-red color with intense purple reflections.
Elegant wine with a rounded and harmonious fruit flavors.
The wine has excellent flavor with hints of fresh fruit (currants, blackberries) and spices.
The wine will be the perfect pair of veal, beef, lamb and moderately spicy cheese.
"L de Lagarde" - red dry wine with a wonderful fragrance, created from grapes of three varieties grown in the commune of Saint-Laurent-du-Bois using organic methods. Vineyard size of 38 hectares has excellent southern exposure with a mild climate, plenty of sunshine and regular rains. Soils consist of clay and limestone interspersed with gravel. This terroir is perfectly suited for the growth of the vine. Depending on the weather, the average yield of up to 47 hectoliters per hectare. Harvesting is done manually at the end of September. Fermentation of wine in stainless steel tanks under controlled temperature 28-30 ° C takes approximately three weeks. After malolactic fermentation, the wine is aged in steel tanks. Red wine "L de Lagarde" - multiple winner of various competitions, including the wine took first place in the "NextGen Wine Competition for Millennial Winemakers" and "Green Wine Competition", was awarded a silver medal at the "World Wine Championships Award".
Chateau de Lagarde is located in Bordeaux, in the commune of Saint-Laurent-du-Bois. Chateau is a member of the Domain Raymond, which is the largest winery in Bordeaux. Vineyards Chateau occupy the southern section on clay-limestone soils. Age grown vines varies from 20 to 35 years. In the vineyards introduced organic farming methods, all operations are carried out manually.