In 1973, Marcel Lapierre begins again the family business composed then by 7 hectares with the customers of his grand father with whom he is still working today. It is from 1981, under the impulse of Jules Chauvet, well-known researcher at the University of California that Marcel Lapierre decided to vinify without SO2 and additional yeasts and to cultivate in a bio dynamic way, without weed killers and chemical fertilizers.
over two days- on day one, it was pretty shy, but very elegant. Day tow, it opened to reveal a lovely crystalline texture that carried pure strawberry fruit- terrific.
I had the 2005 and it was extremely smooth and light...very delicious. Very fruity...It went well with the chicken. The restaurant that I went to had described it as a robust, full bodied wine but I found it to be quite the opposite. Great as a wine for the beginning of dinner but I would choose to have something heavier with a steak for example...but overall...very tasty!
Food Pairings for Marcel Lapierre Morgon
Dietary Information: Certified Sustainable
Best Wine Deals
E&j Gallo Cask & Cream Chocolate TemptationListed
Bringing your own wine?Replied
Consilience Cabernet Sauvignon Santa Barbara County 2007Commented
Heitz Cellar Napa Cabernet Sauvignon (2010)Wishlisted
Lambrusco Dell'Emila Az. Agr. Camillo Donati (2008)Wishlisted
Donelli Lambrusco Lambrusco Grasparossa di Castelvetro AmabileWishlisted
Donelli Lambrusco Grasparossa (NV)Wishlisted
Berserker Day VI is coming quick! 1-27-2015Replied
Michael David Petite Petit (2010)Listed