Alaric

Montagne d’Alaric

 

AOC CORBIERES – Montagne d’Alaric

SOIL: Clay-limestone with alluvial gravels from the Quartenary era.

GRAPE VARIETIES: Syrah, Grenache, Carignan

VINIFICATION: Entirely destemmed grapes are subjected to a long temperature controlled fermentation. Each grape variety is vinified separately in stainless steel tanks.

AGEING: 11 months in tanks.

YIELD: 32 hl/ha

A classic Corbières blend with a majority of Grenache and Carignan, with the addition of a little Syrah. A well-balanced wine with notes of fruit and spices, proving that oaking isn’t a prerequisite of a good wine. Decant before drinking with rich stews and other red-meat dishes

STORAGE POTENTIAL: 8 years.