a.o.p. (Protected Designation of Origin) Touraine Rouge (Red) Cabernet
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The character of this wine comes across in its highly expressive bouquet.
The blackcurrant aromas on first taste round off to a tightly knit, tannic finish. Serve with cheese or meat in gravy and you havea match made in heaven!
Available in 5- and 10-litres bag-in-box packaging.
- Vintage: 2017
- ABV: 12.5%
- Soil: Flinty clay
- Grape variety: Cabernet 100%
- Best served at: 14°C.
- Laying down potential: best enjoyed within a year
Mechanical harvesting using a de-stemmer.
Placed in stainless steel vats for alcoholic fermentation at 25°C for 7 or 8 days
Pressing and blending of the first press juice with the free-run juice.
Malolactic fermentation at 20°.
Wine is cold-stabilised to encourage tartrate crystals to precipitate out.
Cross-flow filtration then storage in fibre and stainless steel tanks before transferring to bag-in-box containers.