Joseph DrouhinMâcon-Lugny Les Crays 2021Product code: 13351
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Joseph Drouhin Mâcon-Lugny Les Crays is an exquisite French wine from the renowned Burgundy region. It possesses a captivatingly clear, golden hue and a nose bursting with scents of ripe fruits and subtle florals. This wine tantalises the palate with its supple texture and a harmonious blend of refreshing acidity and fruity intensity, while expressing a unique mineral character. The finish is pleasingly long and softly aromatic. This meticulously crafted wine is perfect for accompanying seafood and white meats, or simply to savour alone for a languorous, indulgent experience. Mature and resounding, it's a testament to Drouhin's artisan mastery.
The wine reveals an appealing freshness. It combines the maturity of the fruit and freshness over an almost salty structure. It shows a shining colour, a nose reminiscent of flower and peach, and a full mouth with a mineral finish.
About the Winery
Nestled in the heart of France's famed Burgundy region lies the historic and revered Joseph Drouhin Winery. Established in 1880 by the man himself, Joseph Drouhin, the winery remains a family-owned enterprise to this day, its reins now in the capable hands of Joseph's great-grandchildren.
Centuries of viticulture wisdom imbue every bottle of Joseph Drouhin's wines, producing some of the finest vintages the world has to offer. Dedicated above all to the utmost quality, this prestigious winery utilises a fusional approach, combining both traditional and innovative, often organic, winemaking techniques. Underpinning this approach is the Drouhin family's deep respect for nature and terroir, which they understand are integral in producing wines that not only taste magnificent but encapsulate the very essence of their origin.
Spanning from Dijon to Santenay, the Joseph Drouhin Winery boasts an impressive 73 hectares of vineyards, 38 hectares of which lie in the illustrious grand cru territory. Experts laud them for their astonishingly diverse range of Burgundy's most iconic wines, including regional, Premiers Crus, Grands Crus, and even a fascinating Chablis collection.
Visitors to the winery have a chance to delve into the Drouhin universe, guided tours offer an enticing discovery. Their journey begins in the historical cellars nestled under Beaune's town centre, then meanders through the vineyards, each stop revealing secrets of the viticulture and winemaking process. A Rioja blending workshop allows guests to play the role of winemaker, whilst a tasting session to concludes the tour de force.
If it's authenticity, tradition, innovation and unparalleled quality you seek in a bottle of French wine, the Joseph Drouhin winery stands as a beacon of promise. Their passion for winemaking is palpable through every sip, and their enchanting vineyards invite guests to step into their world and experience it for themselves. But above all, it is their commitment to the land, the terroir and the natural beauty of Burgundy that truly sets them apart. They say wine tells a story; with every bottle this belief is more! than confirmed.