Grand Ardeche Chardonnay 2016

Louis Latour

Grand Ardeche Chardonnay
2016

$22.65

* Suggested retail price
Product code
14256251
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
Private import
Status
Not available
Country
France
Regulated designation
Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
Region
Burgundy
Varietal(s)
Chardonnay 100 %
Color
White
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About this winery

The family-run company of Maison Louis Latour is one of the most highly respected negociants-eleveurs in Burgundy. Renowned throughout the world for the quality of its red and white wines, the company has built a reputation for tradition and innovation.

See the Louis Latour detail page for more information on this brand

Tasting notes

The colour of this Grand Ardèche 2016 is characterized by a pale golden colour. This wine offers lovely notes of brioche, almond, fresh apricot and vanilla. The ample mouth reminds aromas of almond paste and vanilla. Nice final tension.

Viticultural notes

Wine region is Ardèche - Coteaux de l'Ardèche. Average vine age 20 years in clay soil and chalk. Average yield 45 hl/ha.

Winemaking notes

Traditional fermentation in oak barrels with complete malolactic fermentation. Ageing from 8 to 10 months in 20% new, French oak, medium toasted oak barrels, Louis Latour cooperage.