Wine Sancerre AOC "Comte Lafond" Rose, 2017
Reviews of purchase Sancerre AOC "Comte Lafond" Rose, 2017
The wine is light pink color with an orange tint.
Taste wine powerful and rounded, with dominant notes of rose and red currant, and spice with light nuances and minerals. Good acidity gives the wine a special freshness and liveliness.
In the aromatic bouquet of wine is dominated by shades of peach, which is very harmoniously complemented by notes of fresh hot toast.
The wine is excellent as an aperitif, also goes well with light cold snacks, hot and cold meat and poultry with rice, goat cheeses, seafood sauce with lemon grass.
Sancerre "Comte Lafond" Rose - one of the great wines of De Lyadusett producing of the best Pinot Noir harvested in optimal degree of maturity with 15-25 year old vines. In the production of wine is used 50% of the free run juice and 50% juice, obtained by pressing after contact with the skin for several hours to extract the color. Short fermentation effected at a temperature of 18-20 ° C, after which the precipitate is freed from the wine passes the cold stabilization and stored in stainless steel tanks until early spring.
The history of wine house De Lyadusett is as follows: in the XVIII century Count Lafond bought the largest vineyards in the region illegitimate daughter of the French king Louis XV. Winemaking was not the main activities of the family, it was more of a hobby. However, the wine produced was very good, as evidenced by the fact that one of the white wines produced Count Lafond, was Napoleon's favorite wine. Winery Count flourished until the end of the XIX century until the vines were almost destroyed during the invasion of phylloxera. In such a deplorable state vineyards got in 1972 a young Patrick de Lyadusettu.
Baron Patrick de Lyadusett, a descendant of Count Lafond - man, affect the reputation of wines from the Loire Valley. Taking business management into their own hands at the age of twenty, energetic Baron quickly improve the quality and raised the prestige of Pouilly Fumé,, Sancerre and Vouvray worldwide. Today Baron de Lyadusett - one of the most influential winemakers and House de Lyadusett is the largest wine house in the Loire Valley, the undisputed king of aristocracy, quality and individuality. De Ladoucette owns more than 200 acres of vineyards and produces wines of the highest quality.