Wine "La Forge de Tart", Morey-Saint-Denis Premier Cru AOC, 2017
Reviews of purchase "La Forge de Tart", Morey-Saint-Denis Premier Cru AOC, 2017
The wine is deep ruby color.
The taste of wine is well structured, thin, has tones of ripe red fruits. The finish is long.
Aromatic bouquet of wine abounds in tones of red and black fruits, which are complemented by nuances of bergamot and jasmine tea.
The wine is recommended to serve with meat dishes and snacks, small game under complex berry sauce and cheese.
"La Forge de Tar" - is one of the great vineyards of the commune Morey-Saint-Denis, the only case in Burgundy, when the economy is identical vineyard, which is more than anyone does not divide. Domain Clos de Tar already existed when the Burgundian wines of no one knew. Aged wine "La Forge de Tart" for 15-18 months in new oak barrels. The wine has excellent potential storage - 15-20 years.
The estate Clos de Tart was founded in 1865 in La Grange Saint-Pierre in the heart of Burgundy. The main building of the estate was the old stone house that once belonged to the abbey of Cluny. In XX century enterprising winemaker Jean-Marie Mommesen successfully annexed the land to his possessions - here today produces some of the best wines of Grand Cru Class. Clos de Tar is located in the area of Morey-Saint-Denis and stretches over seven hectares. Family Mommesen acquired the estate in 1932 at an auction and to this day the vineyard is located in the exclusive possession of the family. They say the day was rain, because of which many potential buyers simply do not come to bargain.
Today, the estate managed by the fourth generation of the family, their possessions extend farther in regions Buzhele and Rhone Valley - in search of the best terroir. However, wine is still aged and bottled in the cellars of the estate Clos. Recently Mommesen family decided to focus on creating high-quality wines of Clos de Tar and refused to produce wines average price category. In this regard, in 1998, has been updated equipment, replaced Barrick built a new winery.