Additional tasting notes
Color : Intense red with ruby hues.
Nose : Notes of fresh strawberries and cherries, with a mineral touch.
Mouth : The wine shows volume on the palate, the tannins are sharp, supported by a good framework of freshness.
Alcohol level : 15%
Winemaking : 100% de-stemming, long maceration, 17 months maturation in barrels.
Food pairing : Roast lamb with vine shoots, full-bodied goat's cheese.
Aging potential : 8 to 10 years
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