From the outstanding 2015 vintage, this wonderful wine is a subtle red colour and has a fruit filled nose, intensifying on a note of red fruits. The palate is at first smooth and enjoyable followed by subtle aromas and finishing with fine tannins. Drink now – 2030. Terroir Vineyard size 3,5 hectares….Soils Gravelly-sandy with iron concretions…Grape varieties 94% Merlot and 6% Cabernet Franc…Average vine age 32 years old for Merlot, 25 for Cabernet Franc Viticulture & Production Planting density 6100 vines/ha…Tasks during the green period Disbudding/Leaf thinning/Green harvesting…Yield 50 Hl/ha…Type of harvest Mechanical…Type of management Sustainable growing, no herbicides and natural grass cover…European standard High Environmental Value Vinification & Ageing Picking Manual sorting with quality as an objective…Vinification Natural fermentation (indigenous yeast)…Long maceration (16 days)…Ageing 10 month in vats…Blending After selection of the best batches…Bottling At the Château by our own team…Production 13 200 bottles Save over 20% on the individual bottle price. These vintage wines are shipped with four wine accessories (corkscrew, wine pourer, drip stopper & wine thermometer) [worth £17.99] at no extra cost and now includes a free gift card with your personal message and tasting and storage notes. This case of vintage wine is shipped in a polystyrene container.