Domaine de Courteillac
Domaine de Courteillac - Bordeaux supérieur - 2010
   

LE ROSE DE COURTEILLAC BORDEAUX ROSE 2012

GRAPE VARIETIES :  

60 % cabernet-­‐sauvignon, 40 % merlot.
Average age of the vines 25 years. Yield 30 hl/ha.

VINIFICATION :  

« Vin de saignée » that we take by unloading some vats selected for their character fruity and aromatic, just after the vat is full.
Slow fermentation at low temprature 16/18°.

AGEING :  

No ageing. Bottled early, in January after the crop.

TASTING NOTES :  

Nice, pink/salmon color. The wine is quite aromatic, little red fruits.
Silky wine, with a good acidity which give a lot of freshness and taste.

CONSULTANT :  

Stéphane DERENONCOURT.

 

     
   
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