GRAND SUD MERLOT VDP
GRAND SUD GRENACHE VDP
100% Merlot producing very characteristic wines with a high aromatic power. The grapes are harvested when just ripe, destemmed, crushed and fermented for 6 to 12 days, then the wine is racked, filtered and bottled. Color: very intense ruby red. Nose: red fruit, blackcurrants, cherries, raspberry jam. Palate: velvet tannins and a fine long taste. Recommendations: a red wine that can be served with white meat, poultry, grilled meat, salads and a variety of cheeses
Grenache is the main grape variety found in the Rhone valley, but also in AOC wines produced in Languedoc-Roussillon. It is a grape well adapted to the hot and dry climate of South France. The grapes are harvested at perfect maturity, de-stemmed, crushed and left to ferment for 6 to 12 days. the must is reguarly pumped over to release the color of the skins. Color: clear, of medium intensity, garnet red, with hints of purple. Nose: intense aromas of berries and red fruit, such as cherries, blackcurrant and raspberries. Palate: a pleasant, rich and very round wine with lasting aromas and a good length. Recommendations: this red wine may be served with cured meats, salads and cheeses. However, it will be enjoyed even more on its own or with desserts.
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