Louis Blanc – La Garenne – Red Wine – 75 cl

Red wine 13° Appellation Bordeaux Protégé Elevé et vinifié à la propriété 75 cl 2012

Appellation Bordeaux Rouge 2012

Terroir: Clayey limestone

Area: 18 ha

Density: 3500 vines/ha

Average yield: 50 hl/ha

Age of vine: 30 years old

Grape varieties:
50% Merlot
50% Cabernet Sauvignon

Winemaking:

Thermo regulated individually by grapes variety:

  • Merlots: skin maceration pre fermentation cold
  • Cabernets Sauvignon: maceration pre fermentation hot

In vats for 6 months and then bonding and filtration before bottling.

Characteristics: The dominant Merlot has left its mark on this wine, as evidenced by an intense and brilliant garnet color and a generous fruity nose.