Mâcon Lugny Les Genièvres

Mâcon Lugny Les GenièvresLouis Latour

Louis Latour
Louis Latour
  • Production region Mâconnais
  • Color white
  • Classification Régionale
  • Vintage 2001

17,50 € tax incl. / Bottles

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Region : Burgundy, Mâconnais

Appellation : Mâcon Villages AC

Grape Variety : 100% Chardonnay

Vineyard Data :

Average Vine Age : 30 years

Soil Composition : Clay/Chalk

Average Yield : 50 hl/ha

Harvest : Machine harvested

Winemaking :

Fermentation Vessel : Stainless steel vats

Maturation : 8-10 months

Description : Maison Louis Latour rigorously selects grapes from the well-exposed commune of Lugny which was the only village planted with Chardonnay 30 years ago due to a perfect terroir. Lugny is one of the top vineyards in southern Burgundy’s Mâconnais region, Mâcon-Lugny « Les Genièvres » is simply an outstanding wine. Opulent, rich, with a flowery bouquet and lovely honey, apple and nutty flavours on the palate.

Cellaring Potential : To keep for up to 3 years

Suggested Food Match : Pâtés, fish

Serving temperature : Between 10 & 12°C