Wine Robert Giraud, "La Collection" White, Bordeaux AOC, 2012
Reviews of purchase Robert Giraud, "La Collection" White, Bordeaux AOC, 2012
Wine is an attractive pale yellow color with greenish highlights.
Wine has a well-balanced, fresh and soft fruity taste.
The wine reveals a subtle, elegant aroma with expressive notes of white flowers and peach.
The wine goes well with pork, chicken, appetizers, pasta with seafood, fish, risotto and a variety of light meals.
The range of wines "La Collection" by Dom Robert Giraud best reflects the characteristics of terroir famous wine region of Bordeaux. All wines are strict selection process in numerous tastings.
"La Collection" White, Bordeaux - a dry white wine with soft fruit flavors and fresh aroma. Made from the grape varieties Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon grown in the Bordeaux appellation, this wine attracts elegance and universal. It is equally good for those who are just beginning familiarity with the wines of the Bordeaux region, and those who have already love them and appreciate for the refined style.
Thanks to a smooth texture and elasticity taste "La Collection" White easy to drink and has a wide range of gastronomic combinations. It is ideal to accompany the feast with lots of people, where everyone can choose a meal on their own.
Robert Giraud, born in 1925, was the heir of the family, which since the mid-18th century was engaged in winemaking. Therefore, Robert Giraud SAS is one of the few trading companies of Bordeaux, the dynamism of which is based on respect for heritage and wine-growing and wine-making traditions of several generations.
The most successful activities of the family Giraud began to develop after 1945 was acquired Chateau Timberlay, the vineyards which today cover an area of about 115 hectares. In 1953, for the implementation of the wines from the family estates located in various regions of Bordeaux, a 28-year-old Robert founded the Wine House Robert Giraud, and in 1960 he became head of the family business. From that moment all his energy directed at achieving Robert ambitious goals for the development of farming and trade of the company. In 1973, in response to the growing needs of the market and an increase in the production of wine, Robert Giraud makes a decision on a complete reorganization of its wine houses, which is the construction of a modern winery, new cellars and warehouses, as well as in the selection of the creative team. Next year the company renewed under the name of Robert Giraud SAS offers the consumer a wide range of quality wines, which includes both ordinary table wine and wine castles, and various cru great wines of Bordeaux. At the same time all of them in the company is given the same attention. It should be noted that Giraud wine - merchant and Giro - the manufacturer meet the highest standards. In 1976 he joined the company came to the children of Robert - son Philip and daughter Florence. With their direct participation in the last 20 years, the company has become the largest exporter of Bordeaux wines in more than 60 countries. Currently, Robert Giraud SAS owns 8th locks with a total area of 200 hectares and has the exclusive right to sell wine has 30 locks. According to statistics, in the world every 8 seconds, bought a bottle of wine with the family crest Giraud.