Red wines

Vintage aged in oak barrels

We produce other wines which, by their composition, their specific treatment and their many qualities, deserve the qualifier “Prestige”.

Cabernet Sauvignon, which will appreciate aging in the cellar, before pairing with game and powerful cheeses.

The Tradition, to finish, which will accompany your meat, game and powerful cheeses.

Grande Réserve wine

An olfactory intensity underlined by the finesse and subtlety of its aromas

This special 100% Cabernet Sauvignon vintage, with a deep robe, presents an olfactory intensity underlined by the finesse and subtlety of its vanilla aromas of ripe fruit, candied and spices. Well balanced, elegant, velvety, structured without excess with a fairly long sap, it can be tasted young. But the secondary bouquet will only be expressed after aging in the dark of a cellar.

Informations

Characteristics & Service

Service 
During the meal: With beef tenderloin, game or powerful cheeses. Temperature of service: young from 12 to 14°C, after ageing 15 to 18°C.

Characteristics
Color: deep robe.
Nose: powerful and red fruit end,jam of spices.
Mouth: powerful with silky tannins.

Grapes varieties
All vintages: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon. Only the qualitative years are bottled !! This is why we do not have all the vintages in Cabernet Sauvignon and the quantities

Vinification
Since the 2012 vintage, the wines have been vinified according to the organic charter, with limited inputs, in particular sulphites, to preserve the natural qualities of the grapes as much as possible. Selection on the plot, sorting of the harvest, total destemming and light crushing. Semi-carbonic maceration with temperature control: juice at 24 ° C and marc at 29 ° C. Reassembly by sprinkling and shedding for burial of the marc cap, to increase tannic extraction, color and tannin coating. Long maceration between 15 days and 1 month.

Elevage
Racking with aeration before malolactic fermentation. Aging for 12 months in French oak barrels, from Allier, for 50% of the cuvée. Bottled then stored in the cellars at 14 ° C until shipment.

DISTINCTIONS

RED WINE GRANDE Réserve

  • Silver Medal of the Languedoc-Roussillon Great Wines Competition 2018
  • Silver Medal Independent Winegrowers 2016

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The red tradition

Aged for 12 months in French stave oak barrels

The red traditon is educated during 12 months in oak barrels French stave wood. This education gives to this wine a flavor and a particular aroma which make its richness. Powerful game and cheeses will make a prefect couple associated with this wine which will develop every flavors.

Informations

Characteristics & Service

Service 
During the meal: with bulls tenderloin, game or powerful cheeses.
Temperature of service: young from 12 to 14°C, after ageing 15 to 18°C.

Characteristics 
Color: deep robe with garnet reflections.
Nose: powerful and red fruit end, jam of spices.
Mouth: powerful with silky tannins. Long finale on wooded notes.

Grapes varieties 
All years : Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon

Vinification
Since 2012, wines are made according to organic charter with limiting inputs to keep up the natural qualities of the grapes. Selecting the parcel sorting of the harvest, total light stalking and crushing. Carbonic semi maceration with control of temperature: juice with 24°C and marc with 29°C. 

Reassembly by sprinkling and unballasting for burial of the hat of marc, to increase the tanic extraction, the color and the coating of the tannins. Maceration long between 15 days and 1 month.

Breeding
Racking with ventilation before malolactic fermentation. Breeding for 12 months out of barrels of French oak stave wood, source To combine. Light filtration before setting out of bottle. Bottled then stored in the wine storehouses with 14°C until forwarding.

Distinctions

The red Tradition

  • Gold medal International Challenge of wines 2021
  • Silver Medal at the 2019 Independent Winegrowers Contest