Corbières les terrassettes, Sophie Guiraudon

Wine type : Red
Country : France
Region : South west
Appellation : Corbières
Producer : Sophie Guiraudon
Grapes : carignan, grenache, syrah, mourvèdre
Farming : Bio Dynamic
Vintage : 2016
Alcohol : 14,5%

Description

This Bio Dynamic wine requires the most work and it is the pillar of the domain. It is subtel, complex and reflects all the elements of the vineyard. At the first nose, one feels candied red fruits. In the background all the plants of the vineyard are making an appearance, including thyme, aspargus, mint, rosemary. The color is a beautiful deep purplish red. And once in the mouth, the wine release its power. It is medium body, silk and present tannins, red wild fruits, prunes, cassis, light flint, and finishing with oaky and coffee notes.

Vinification

Standard wine maceration with 8 months aging in wine tanks.

Suggested Food Pairings

pair well with any kind of red meat, cheeses, or on its own

Press reviews

la revue des vins de France
This cuvee Clos de l’Anhel, les terrassettes is a perfect portrait of the domain : quality, delicacy, style.