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Burgundy Blanc

Bourgogne Pinot Noir Givry Rouge 2014 Vintage Mercurey Rouge Chassagne-Montrachet Rouge Cotes de Beaune-Villages Santennay Rouge Aloxe-Corton 1er Cru ‘Les Chaillots’ Beaune 1er Cru "Vignes Franches" Corton "Clos de la Vigne au Saint" Grand Cru Chateau Corton Grancy Grand Cru Corton Grancy Grand Cru Domain Latour Marsannay Rouge Gevrey-Chambertin Chambertin Grand Cru "Cuvée Héritiers Latour"


Vinification:

Maison Louis Latour has always been careful to select those wines vinified in a traditional manner.

Fermentation takes place in traditional in open vats. Ageing takes 10 to 12 months in stainless steel vats.  

Cellaring Potential 2 - 3 years




Winery information:

The name of Mercurey and its reputation as a viticultural commune date from the period when the Roman legions erected a temple there to Mercury, their God of Commerce and Trade amongst other things. As regards the character of the wine, Mercurey possesses an individual appeal despite obvious parralels with the Côte de Beaune. Typically, it has a penetrating, earthy fruitiness allied to an ample backbone with plenty of grip on the palate.

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

The average age of the vines are 25 years with an average yield of 45 hl/ha.

Harvested by hand.



Tasting Note:

Mercurey 2012 vt has a glossy rubis colour. Revealing an intense nose, the wine offers cherry aromas, lifted by undergrowth notes. Ample and supple on tasting, aromas of wild strawberry and liquorice release while tannins linger for an enjoyable finish.

Food Recommendation:

Serving temperature 14 - 15°

Goose confit - roasted lamb - Cantal cheese


Bin No.: 02482

Country: France

Region: Cote Chalonnaise       Village: Mercurey

Appellation: Mercurey


Producer: Maison Latour

Vintage: 2014 Vintage

Colour: Red

Grape Varieties: 100% Pinot Noir

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

Allergens: contains sulphites

Body Value: C  (A is light - E is full bodied)  

abv: 13.0%     Bottle size: 75cl

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Mercurey Rouge
2014 Vintage
Cellars: £28.00
Enjoy in the restaurant: £34.50