16 August 2018
LAFFORT & YOU – Seriously Rosé – Webinar
Seriously Rosé with LAFFORT®:
Christophe Rossi, Provencal Rosé Specialist
Webinar – August 16th 10:00am PST
Join LAFFORT® and Christophe Rossi, Provencal Rosé Specialist, for Seriously Rosé: a webinar addressing the highly technical nature of producing rosé wines with numerous complex hues and aromas. Via the LAFFORT® experimental center and team of dedicated staff from different specialized fields, LAFFORT® has expanded our expertise to offer a range of targeted products adapted for superior rosé wines. This seminar will cover:
Protection against oxidation: process control and use of inert gas.
Refrigeration and cooling capacity.
Pressing regimes for fast and qualitative release of juices.
Fermentation: yeast choices and nutrition for specific rosé styles.
Fining: timing of fining to act on phenolic compounds that trap aromas.
Stabilization: capturing the benefits of stable wine.
About the presenter:
Christophe Rossi joined LAFFORT® in 2014 as the rosé advisor. He was awarded his National Degree in Oenology (DNO) from the Toulouse School of Agronomics. Christophe worked for several years as a cellar manager in Provence, a region well-known for its high-quality rosés. His knowledge of vinification and the rosé market made him a natural choice as our rosé advisor when he joined the LAFFORT® South-East team as area manager for Provence.