Louis Latour Montagny Les Buys, Burgundy, France, 2018

Louis Latour Montagny Les Buys, Burgundy, France, 2018

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About The Producer
Maison Louis Latour is one of the most highly-respected négociant-éléveurs in Burgundy. Maison Louis Latour is the producer of some of the finest Burgundian wines but has also pioneered the production of fine wines from outside of the confines of Burgundy. These wines from the Ardèche and the Côteaux de Verdon are slowly gaining esteem for their unmatchable quality outside of Burgundy.

Louis Latour has been a leader in the environmentally responsible winemaking for over 15 years. Louis Latour has had ISO 14001 accreditation for Environmental Management Systems since 2003 and has been a member of the European association FARRE since 1998- a group of like-minded companies who seek to develop and promote sustainable methods of agriculture.

About The Wine
The appellation of Montagny lies approximately 30 kilometres to the south of Beaune in the rolling folds and hills of the southern part of the Côte Chalonnaise. Montagny is a 100% white wine appellation originating solely from Chardonnay grapes and giving a fresh white wine that is an uncomplicated representation of its parent grape variety. Louis Latour selects only those wines from grapes with a high natural sugar content which constitutes the most reliable indicator of maturity, and therefore quality. Once purchased, the wine is nurtured by the cellarmen at Maison Louis Latour who carefully rack the young Montagny off its lees in the days before bottling.

Fermentation: Traditional in stainless steel vats, temperature controlled with complete malolactic fermentation

Ageing: 8 to 10 months ageing in stainless steel vats

Grape / Blend
Chardonnay

Origin
Montagny, Côte Chalonnaise, Burgundy, France

Winemaker's Tasting Notes
Of a pale yellow color embellished by green lights, our Montagny "Les Buys" 2019 reveals a nose with acacia and nut notes. Rond and ample, it displays fresh almond aromas on the finale.


Product size: 750ml

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