"Bonelli" Côtes du Roussillon Villages Red
The Carignan, a traditional variety...
2 hectares - "Lo Mas d'en Garriga" and "Els Esquinyols"
4000 grapevines / hectare
Short cutting, 6 shoots with 2 eyes. Soil maintenance with plowing, organic fertilizer, ecologic phitosanitary protection.
Manually harvested after tasting grapes.
Sorting on the vine, stalk removing, the three varieties grapes macerate separately with traditional method during 4 weeks, manual punchings, malolactic fermentation and ageing (8 months) of a part of wine in french oak barrels.
Red garnet. Powerful nose, grilled and game aromas. Lively in mouth, a lot of volume and sweetness.
Tight tannins, good for ageing.
Duck, red meats, cheese with character.