Château des Tourtes Cuvée Classique Rouge 2016 – Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux
Varietal: 70 % Merlot, 30 % Cabernet Sauvignon
Tasting Notes: Bright, ruby-red color. A reserved nose of black currant and raspberry bouquet. Medium-bodied, soft in the mouth. Well balanced, very pleasant drinking.
Food pairing: Marries well with poultry, red meats and cheese. Ready to be drank in its youth, it is a pleasurable wine.
Château des Tourtes
Cuvée Classique Rouge 2016
Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux
Soil: Silicious-clay with graveley sub-soil
Age of the vineyard: 20 years and more
Winemaking: The grapes are destemmed 100%. The wine is macerated on the skins for 20 days at 28-30°C. Temperature-controlled fermentation. Malolactic fermentation. Aged 6 months in stainless-steel tanks.