Tissot Macvin Blanc du Jura 17% 750ml$89.00
Tissot Macvin Blanc du Jura (fresh savagnin juice + Jura marc) 17% 750ml This liqueur wine (Mistelle) has been present in the Jura since the 14th century. Resulting from the marriage of a fresh grape juice for 2/3 and a destemmed brandy of more than 4 years of age for 1/3. Vinification and aging Manual harvest and pneumatic pressing. After settling for 6 p.m., the juices are transferred to a brandy of marc from Jura for several years. Aging takes place in 600 l barrels for a minimum of 36 months. Jacques Tissot's Analysis Olfactory Golden yellow color, intense and brilliant. Powerful nose with aromas of mirabelle plum, prunes, caramel and currant grapes. Gustative Rich and powerful palate. Final on the sweetness with a great diversity. Aromatic candied fruits and dried fruits. Aging Potential 10 to 25 years old Food and wine Serve with melon, perfect with sweet and savory accords, foie gras, vanilla ice cream and currants, gingerbread, desserts with caramelized fruits. Service between 5 and 8 °
Jacques Tissot Vieux Marc d'Arbois (Red grape varietals) 43% 500ml$113.00
Produced from red varietals. The pretty bright gold colour shows some particles in the glass. Opening scent is waxy, crayon-like becoming more fruity / spicy after exposure. Second phase draws out pure, juicy scents of dried fig and prune. Light and silky entry leads into a graceful, light, dryish mid palate that's spicy, waxy; followed by raisin and fig. Lively spices add depth. Warm, waxy, drying finish. Spiced dried fruits repeat in the fade. Shows solid length.