Wine Louis Jadot, Batard-Montrachet Grand Cru AOC, 2011
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Wine bright golden-yellow color.
Taste wines intense and rich, well-balanced, with a creamy texture and a long, complex mineral aftertaste.
The aroma of wine is dominated by the rich tones of peach, melon, spices and flowers.
Wine Batard-Montrachet - the perfect partner for an elegant dinner, perfectly combined with a variety of appetizers, foie gras, lobster, clams, lobster, scallops.
Batard-Montrachet - this delicious wine Louis Jadot House, which is created on the same vineyard with total area of 11.24 hectares, located in the region of Côte de Beaune, at the point where converge Puligny-Montrachet and Chassagne-Montrachet. Battery-Montrachet - one of the five largest Grand Cru, which in 1937 was awarded the AOC. The main varieties of grapes - Chardonnay. The vineyard has an excellent exposure, soil chalk. Puligny-Montrachet and Chassagne-Montrachet are at the center of four villages that are part of the Côte de Beaune, known as the "Côte de Blancs" (Meursault, Blanc, Chassagne and Puligny). This area got its name for the quality of its white wines.
Wine Batar-Montrachet fermented and aged for 18 months in oak barrels. Vinification process emphasizes the unique qualities of the grapes, the result is an elegant, balanced and harmonious wine with honey and fruit notes. The wine shows all your best characteristics after 10-20 years of aging.
Louis Henry Denis Jadot (Louis Henry Denis Jadot) founded by Louis Jadot House in 1859. But the history of this house dates back to 1826, when the family Jadot were bought vineyards - Clos de Ursula Beaune Premiers Crus.
House Negotsiantsky running Louis Jadot expanded rapidly with a focus on the markets of northern Europe - the territory, which was well-known Louis, as his family came from Belgium. His son, Louis Jean-Baptiste, took over the reins of the company in 1900 and began to expand its activities, buying numerous vineyards, including Corton-Charlemagne and Chevalier-Montrachet Les Demoazel.
The next generation under the direction of Louis Auguste Jadot beginning of the development of new export markets, mainly in Britain and the USA, with the help of Rudy Kopf, founder Kobrand Corporation.
In 1954, Andre drywall (Andre Gagey) joined the company as Vice Louis Auguste Jadot, and in 1962, after the death of Louis, André becomes director of the House Jadot. In 1970 he hired a young drywall winemaker Jacques Lardera as his assistant, and in 1984 to the company joins son Andre drywall, Pierre-Henri.
In 1985, in order to ensure the company's future, Madame Jadot family decides to sell the company to Rudy Kopf, American importers House Jadot. In 1992, Pierre-Henri drywall became president of the House of Louis Jadot.
Today House Jadot owns 154 hectares of beautiful vineyards in Burgundy - Côte d'Or from to Macon and Beaujolais. Due to the high quality wines of Louis Jadot House has an excellent reputation both in France and around the world - including sommeliers, restaurateurs, importers and wine lovers.
From the beginning, Louis Jadot House paid attention to the importance of each Burgundy appellasona - from Grand Cru to regional wines. Burgundy terroir diverse - a mosaic of areas, each of which has its own individual character that deserves respect, and the challenge at home Jadot - allow the wines to express these subtle differences and convey the true spirit of Burgundy, because this great terroir can both be proud of the past and optimistic about the future.
In Burgundy wines have always worked with one of the varieties: Pinot Noir - for red, Chardonnay - for whites and Gamay - for Beaujolais. The grapes are harvested by hand, then passed the strict selection. To create a wine glorifying terroir, Jacques Larder working with a team of experienced professionals, together they ensure the success and future of the House Jadot. Since 1995, the company has its own cooperage fishing "Cadus", where are the barrels of oak, which grows in the best forests of France.
All wines Louis Jadot House have the same label - with the image of the head of Bacchus (Bacchus in ancient mythology - the god of wine), a decorative frieze and a special shade of yellow, which makes them easily recognizable. These labels - a sign of commitment to quality, regardless of whether it is simple or grand Burgundy Grand Cru.