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Domaine Louis Latour 2012 Aloxe-Corton

Description

Aloxe-Corton has been the home of the Latour family and the heart of Domaine Louis Latour for centuries. The village of Aloxe-Corton is located in the north of the Côte de Beaune on a stony hillside at the foot of the hill of Corton. It was in 1862 that the name of the climat Corton was added to the village name Aloxe. The vineyards of Domaine Louis Latour surround this famous village and yield a classic Aloxe-Corton.

Winemakers Notes

Fermentation
Traditional in open vats

Ageing
10 to 12 months ageing in oak barrels, 15% new

Barrels
Louis Latour cooperage, French oak, medium toasted

Tasting Notes

The Aloxe-Corton "Domaine Latour" has an attractive deep ruby red color. The aromas of licorice and cherry which rise from the glass are mirrored upon tasting accompanied by earthy notes. Rounded and tasty with lovely freshness on the finish.

Food Pairing

Coq au vin, flash-fried steak, red meat or mature cheeses.

 



Collections: French - Burgundy, Wine

Type: WINE


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