Oxy, Domaine Laguerre
While Domaine Laguerre has gained a tremendous reputation for their whites and become some of the most respected wines in the region and beyond. Their focus is on producing the best wines they can while applying biodynamic principles to farming, meaning their wines a totally underpriced at this quality level. For now! Stock up while you can.
Oxy is a halfway between Jura and Jerez - an oxidative style that has the structure of Jura, the balance and saltiness of Jerez, and a unique Roussillon richness.
Producer Domaine Laguerre
Viticulture & Winemaking Organic, biodynamic certified. Grapes are hand harvested and see native yeast fermentation and a very hand off approach during wine making and see's maturation in sous-voile. No added SO2. The wine is a 2016 and 2017 blend.
Grapes Grenache Blanc
Region Roussillon, Languedoc, France
Tasting Notes Fresh almond, sharp minerality and salty character. Round and rich palate, with sour apple, marzipan and a fresh, floral character.