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La Zouch Coffee House Restaurant & Cellars, 2 Kilwardby Street, Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, LE65 2FQ
Telephone & Fax: 01530 412536     Email:
wineandwhisky@lazouch.co.uk

OPENING HOURS: Closed Sunday Evening and All Day Monday
Opening Times: Tuesday to Saturday 9:00am, Sunday 11:00am
Last Orders: Tuesday & Wednesday 6:00pm, Thursday & Friday 9:00pm, Saturday 7:00pm, Sunday 4.00pm

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Ask Geoff ntn Macon Lugny  Les Genievres  2014 Vt  -   Bin No 0220.pdf


Vinification:

Maison Louis Latour has always been careful to select those wines vinified in a traditional manner, Fermentation takes place in stainless steel vats, temperature controlled with complete malolactic fermentation

Ageing takes 8 to 10 months in stainless steel vats.  Cellaring Potential 2 - 3 years.


Winery information:

The village of Lugny is located high up in the South of the Mâcon region. It has a great reputation for its white wines which has made Mâcon famous. It is well known that the village of Lugny, with its limestone soils and warm climate, produces the most coveted white wines of the region. The vineyard of  “Les Genièvres”  is one of the best. Maison Louis Latour selects the best grapes of this village, which thanks to its terroir, was the only village planted with Chardonnay 30 years ago.

The soil in the vineyards of Macon is of clay and limestone.

The average age of the vines are 25 years with an average yield of 50 hl/ha.

Harvested by machine.



Tasting Note:

Mâcon-Lugny "Les Genièvres " 2014 Vt is pale yellow in colour, reveals a lovely nose of exotic fruits, with hints of muscat. Perfectly  balanced with lively citrus fruit flavours.

Food Recommendation:

Serving temperature 10  - 12°

Grilled fish  -  seafood  -  Comté cheese.



Bin No.: 0220

Country: France

Region: Maconnais       Village: Macon

Appellation: Macon Villages

Producer: Maison Latour

Vintage: 2015 Vintage

Colour: White

Grape Varieties: 100% Chardonnay

Status: Still, Vegetarian, Vegan, Organic
Status: sustainable environmental management

Allergens: contains sulphites

Dry/Sweet: 1   (1 is dry, 7 is very sweet)

abv: 13.0%     Bottle size: 75cl

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Macon Lugny Les Genievres
2015 Vintage
Cellars: £16.50
Enjoy in the restaurant: £23.00

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