Cuvée des Pins

12€
Product: Château du Garde

Côtes de Bordeaux – Aged in French oak casks

Surface: 0.5 ha
Variety: 100% Merlot
Terroir: clay limestone
Vinification:

From our best plots of Merlot on the property, the harvest is manual to keep the grapes at their best. The fermentation is monitored and traditional. We punch down the cap several times a day for the duration of the fermentation then the Cuvee des Pins is aged in French oak casks from 12 to 18 months.

Tasting:

View: Garnet with orange highlights due to the aging.
Nose: Black fruits aromas, black cherry in particular with smooth spices
Palate: The attack is round with a lovely sweetness, the tannins are silky and the finish is fruity
Overall : This wine can go Grilled veal, meat or delicatessen
Serve at 16-18°c