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Maison Louis Latour Climats De Corton Verticale Chateau Corton Grancey £695.00
MAISON LOUIS LATOUR CLIMATS DE CORTON VERTICALE CHATEAU CORTON GRANCEY
**2019 Autumn Release**
An Iconic collection from around the Hill of Corton - Birthplace of Maison Louis Latour.
"Grancey" was the name of the last owners of the chateau situated on the road of Corton before the Latour family bought it in 1891. This wine, produced by Maison Louis Latour, is unique and exclusive. It is a blend of four areas of Domaine Latour Corton Grand Cru: Bressandes, Perrières, Grèves and Clos du Roi, the proportions of which vary depending on the vintage. The average age of the vines is over 40 years. After ageing individually, only the best barrels are assembled to create the Château Corton Grancey. It is a wine that is produced only if the grapes are of a perfect maturity, vintages judged inferior are systematically declassified.
2 x Chateau Corton Grancey Grand Cru 2015
The Château Corton Grancey 2015 has a deep ruby red colour. It has a complex bouquet of blackcurrant and liquorice. In the mouth, it is round and ample displaying notes of black fruits, liquorice and chlorophyll with oaky notes. Beautiful lenght with freshness, almost saline.
2 x Chateau Corton Grancey Grand Cru 2016
Their Château Corton Grancey Grand Cru 2016 reveals a very nice deep garnet red colour. The nose is complex with aromas of strawberry and flowers. The wine is full-bodied and elegant with subtle hints of morello cherry and liquorice. Beautiful length in the mouth.
2 x Chateau Corton Grancey Grand Cru 2017
Of an intense ruby colour, their Château Corton Grancey 2017 offers a powerful nose with aromas of cassis, blackberry, liquorice and clove. The palate is generous, fresh with elegant tannins and discreet toasty notes. A very nice balance.