Domaine des Comtes Lafon
Domaine de controller LaFont
Specialist in Meursault top Chateau! Domaine de controller LaFont was elected world white wines and top producers 10 Jie (2006 in Decanter Magazine # 2), masters of Meursault, KOC and dull with out doing the great maker.
Controller LaFont's Meursault with KOC duly made the top Chateau! Perfect quality as inhospitable to other wineries of wine is produced. Come come up with a firm like polished there is popular wine with rich taste is mellow fruity taste and volume of speaking of Meursault, but fine, delicate texture and tightness of structure is the controller LaFont. Forsey's current head, Dominique LaFont, and Bruno LaFont's brother to winemaking in South of France (Domaine Ferdinand Magellan), father of two [René LaFont] controller LaFont.
From the grape-growing and evolving constantly, brewing techniques and wine quality"Specialists in Meursault'It is called. History of the Domaine started by Jules LaFont, by René LaFont, head of third generation controller LaFont's reputation was entrenched.
Earlier to négociants grapes out field specimens was welcomed, but since 1967, was originally engineer Rene said, in earnest for winemaking started. Controller LaFont has been continued to face difficulties in its way, in the 60, 70s Burgundy brewing techniques are important in such old production method with the question is worked positively takes a new approach to a new generation of leaders.
Current owner [Dominique LaFont] Fourth, as well as incorporating a modern brewing method from older methods had skewed on the brewing techniques of a new"The winemaking from vineyard"The winemaking of evolving origin in viticulture. Get a high quality grapeStarted organic farming in 1995 and in 1998, full adoption (cultivating according to the agricultural calendar based on the lunar calendar)Succeeded in getting the grapes, and also per 1 square meter went low planting is one the yield limits even the inhibition of germination fruit of thorough, high-quality it is. And by the excellent wines made only to the existence of a unique value Domaine leap made. Exaggeration to say that winemaking is Meursault maker who guide and high reputation for the entire Meursault that merit is not.
Waiting for the harvest ripe fruit, pluck by hand. Average age of the vines is 32 years and higher high trees except for some trees, is the most high trees of consists in the trees.
Noteworthy is the introduction of cold setting. Refers to changes in temperature to avoid the cold setting method and soothes the juice during fermentation at a low temperature, to store temporary. This scheme is not going all Domaine, 揺gi controller, LaFont has also now built up fameWinemaking as treading the fine step, proceed with care and uncompromisingIt is going.
Dominique LaFont brewery sought the wine is powerful only when I was young, butNow wine is more power than seeking elegance and balance.The words Street, backed by elegant acids, rounded flavor, various elements such as high a density of mellow quietly complex aroma, well-balanced harmonious appearance exactly say Meursault premier.
Passion for wine that fully exploit the wonders of Macon (rather than a miniature version of Meursault), not its fame purpose and stereoscopic Earth received "Les, seriti ALE-du-controller-LaFont (LES HERITIERS DU COMTE LAFON)' success, or is not confined only to Meursault.
Dominique LaFont, the desire you want wines more accessible and easier to build or of founded Les seriti ALE du controller LaFont in Macon in Burgundy, in 1999, as well as.With elite Yale, meaning "successor", world's best white wines and wine inherited the Meursault celebrated style and aims.