Château Loumelat Rouge 2016 – Bordeaux
Varietal: 85% Merlot • 15% Cabernet Sauvignon
Color: Beautiful deep ruby
Nose: Deep with red fruits (raspberry, cherry) with spicy notes and undergrowth.
Mouth: Very flexible attack. Balanced with fine and rounded tannins, and with a nice ripe fruit. Good length.
Food Pairing: Enjoy with grilled meats, barbecues and hard cheeses or simply as an aperitif with pork products
Average age of vines: 32 years
Production area of 23 ha
Clay-sandy soils on heavy clay
Guyot double size; leaf area of 1.2 meters • Weed vines
17-day maceration with bi-daily pumping over
Fermentation in thermo-regulated vats at 28 ° C • 16-month vat aging
History: Property whose origin dates back to 1778
• Located in the heart of the Côtes de Blaye, Générac • Exploitée by the Mariochaud Family under the technical assistance of Lesgourgues Vineyards
• Reasoned culture •