It comes from Pomerol region near Bordeaux, in a unique terroir where the soil has a clayey nature and the vines are very old. An extreme care in its production doesn't neglect any detail.
It is produced witt Merlot grapes. Only in particularly favorable years a small percentage of Cabernet Franc is added.
It has a huge aging potential.
A wine that has become an icon.
Champagne Cristal Louis Roederer
Champagne Cristal by Louis Roederer is the most famous of the Maison and was born in 1876, at the request of Tsar Alexander II with the best cuveè of each vintage. A flat-bottomed crystal bottle is created to enhance the transparency and brightness that will give the wine its name.It is produced only in great vintages, when Chardonnay and Pinot Noir reach perfect ripeness. Very elegant, with a velvety texture and a unique, deep and intense persistence.
Chateau d'Yquem is produced in Sauternes region, the southern part of Bordeaux. In the 1855 Official Classification of Bordeaux wines it was the only Sauternes to obtain the recognition of "Premier Cru Superieur".
The area in which the grapes ripen has a particular microclimate, characterized by morning mists. In most cases the fog is considered harmful to the vines, but here it allows the grapes to develop the so-called "noble mold" or "botrytis cinerea", which causes the berries to wither on the plant, favoring the evaporation of water and concentration of sugars and aromatic substances.
The grapes are harvested by grape, through many passages in the vineyard.
A wine that tells a myth.
Barolo Monfortino Giacomo Conterno
Barolo Monfortino is one of the most famous wines in the world. It is an expression of the winery founded by Giovanni Conterno in 1908, which later took its name from its son Giacomo and is now run by the great-grandson Roberto.
It is a wine that is a true icon, able to evoke the majesty and structure of the great Barolo that have marked history.
It is produced on average from seven thousand to ten thousand bottles a year, with great care and attention to detail.
Long-lived to infinity.
Case Basse Gianfranco Soldera
Drinking Case Basse wine by Gianfranco Soldera means drinking a great wine, which is recognized for its elegance, complexity and balance.
It comes from Montalcino in Tuscany, taking care of grapes' high quality and preserving surrounding environment. The harvest is manual. Grapes are processed in a natural way, without added yeasts and without adding chemicals. Wine is aged in Slavonian oak barrels. Maturation lasts for forty-eight months.
The result is a wine able of expressing the vineyard from which it was born and extremely long-lived.
A wine full of harmony, unique.