Wine Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru "Champs Canet" AOC, 2010
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Brilliant straw-colored wine.
The taste of wine is concentrated, rich, elegant, buttery, perfectly balanced, with a silky texture and subtle floral notes, delicate acidity and a great aftertaste.
The aroma of wine is dominated by mineral shades and tones of dried fruits (mango, apricot, peach), which is accompanied by notes of plums, citrus, white pepper, hazelnut and spices.
Fine wine as an aperitif. It goes well with white meat with cream sauce, seafood, goat cheese or cheese Conte, carpaccio of shrimp, veal cutlets with cream sauce, fried flounder.
"Sham Cane" - a favorite vineyard Gerard Budo Domain owner and operator Etienne Sauzee. The title of the Premiers Crus tradition reflected adherence to the name of the owner of his property: "champ" (field) Lord of Canet. The vineyard occupies 1 hectare limestone soils. Wine Puligny-Montrachet "Champs Canet" is made in accordance with the traditions and experience Burgundian winemakers. After gentle compression in a pneumatic press, must leave for 18-24 hours at 10-12 ° C for the sedimentation of suspended particles. Fermentation is performed for 3-6 weeks at 18-22 ° C in large oak casks. Also conducted malolactic fermentation. Lees aging in French Allier oak barrels, 40% of which - new, lasts 11 months. Batonnazh conducted periodically. After filtering the wine incubated an additional 6 months in steel tanks. Storage capacity of wine is 14 years.
Agriculture Etienne Sauzet (Etienne Sauzee), founded in 1903, is today one of the most famous farms Puligny thanks manage it since 1975. Gerard Budo, highly respected in the community winemaker, who is also the husband of the granddaughter of the founder of the house of Etienne Soze. Gerard Budo - a favorite of the world's press, he even communal wine Puligny doing so luxurious that they were little that can compare, not to mention the Montrachet, Chevalier-Montrachet and Batard-Montrachet, which in his performance have always been at the top of the rankings. Anthony Hanson, in his book "Burgundy" Gerard Budo calls "one of the most dazzling white wine in Burgundy."
Today, the economy is in the possession of 8 hectares of vineyards, but Budo for example Lefleva, started buying grapes from those of its neighbors, who owns the best plots in the top Cru Puligny appellasona. In this case, those and other wines are vinified and aged under one roof in a small family home on the outskirts of Puligny-Montrachet. Vineyard in the battery-Montrachet was purchased by its present owners before the war. The area with vines of Chardonnay is 0.14 hectares. The average age of the vines: 44 years. According to legend, the owner of one of the farms in the commune of Puligny Montrachet Señora de divided it among his sons, one of whom was born out of wedlock (fr. - Batard), hence the name of this Grand Cru. Domain Etienne Sauzee among the top wine producers in Burgundy.
All wines Etienne Sauzee have pure fruit flavors, excellent length and fine shades of oak. Wines Etienne Sauzet, usually require some excerpts to unleash your true potential.