2014 des Tourtes Cuvée Classique Rouge

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2014 des Tourtes Cuvée Classique Rouge

Category: AOC Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux / Château des Tourtes / Rouge

Appellation: Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 

Color: Red

Surface area: 20 hectares

Soil: Silicious-clay with gravelly sub-soil

Age of the vineyard: 20 years +

Grape Varietals: 70% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon

Yield: 50 hl/ha

Production: 130,000 bottles

Winemaking: 100% destemmed. Wine is macerated on the skins for 20 days at 28-30 degrees C. Temperature-controlled fermentation. Malolactic fermentation. Aged 6 months in stainless-steel tanks. 

Tasting notes: Bright, ruby-red color. A reserved nose of blackcurrant and raspberry bouquet. Medium-bodied, soft in the mouth. Well balanced, very pleasant drinking. 

~ from the winery