La Belle Citadelle Syrah Merlot 2015

Vin de France
Red Wine

70% Syrah - 30% Merlot

12 x 750 ml

Description&Tasting :
The nose portrays cherries and sweet vanilla with fresh undertones of fynbos and mint. The freshness is joined on the palate by darker notes of blackcurrant chocolate mocha and liquorice supported by plush, supple tannins that ensure a long, lasting finish.
Food&Wine paring :
Red meats, lamb, chicken, cheeses.
Area The plots of land of this wine were selected from the best soils of Languedoc-Roussillon. The winery is located in plain and light hillsides - 45 hectares
Soil Argilo-Calcareous
Wine Making The Syrah is vinfied onto carbonic maceration while the Merlot undergoes a cold maceration before alcoholic fermentation. The maceration from 1 to2 weeks is made on controlled temperature.
Aging 5-7 years
Annual Production 120 000 bottles
History of Estate(s) La Belle Citadelle was created to bring a feel of the past into our homes by bringing wines that truly represent their authentic origin and terroir. Their styles have been carefully crafted to provide enjoyment and pleasure.

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