Louis Latour - Macon-Lugny - Les Genievres2015
Maison Louis Latour
Grilled fish - seafood - Comte cheese
Average vine age 30 years
Soil Clay and limestone
Average yield 50 hl/ha
Vinification and ageing
Fermentation Traditional in stainless steel vats, temperature controlled with complete malolactic fermentation
Ageing 8 to 10 months ageing in stainless steel vats
The village of Lugny is located high up in the South of the Macon region. It has a great reputation for its white wines which has made Macon 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 Genievres >> 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 2015 Macon Lugny "Les Genievres" is characterized by a pale yellow color and an aromatic nose of citrus fruit. The mouth is ample and offers delicious musky flavors with a beautiful intensity in final.