Appellation d’Origine Protégée
Blending : 80% Merlot, 20% Cabernet-Sauvignon
Soil : Clay-chalk
Harvesting at optimal maturity of plots selected at our partners’ wine growers. Destemming, crushing, long and gentle macerations at a moderated temperature (26-28°C) in order to preserve the roundness and the fruit. Pumpovers to extract the tannins necessary to the ageing.
|COLOUR :||A lovely ruby colour.|
|NOSE :||A complex nose of red berry fruits (raspberry, black cherry and blackcurrant), spicy aromas (cinnamon, liquorice, clove) and smoked notes (cocoa, caramel).|
|PALATE :||The wine is round, full-bodied with silky tannins and well balanced. Its finish is long and fruity with notes of gingerbread, caramel and black pepper.|
With red meats, whether grilled or with its sauce, as well as with game and soft cheeses. This wine develops its wonderful aromas even further with 2 hours decanting before drinking.
Serving condition in C° : 16 – 18°C
Cellar potential : 7 years