IGP Côtes de Thau Bag In Box Rouge assemblage 5L / 10L

Grape Variety

Carignan Noir – Merlot

Terroir                      

Located to the south of the Via Domitia, the terroir mainly consists of ancient terraces called ‘Costières’ – dating back to the Pliocene period – overlooking the Etang de Thau lagoon and the Mediterranean sea. The geological structure of these coastal hills being limestone, red marl, clay, sand and stone.

And to the north of the Via Domitia, growing mainly in chalky limestone soil dating back from the Cretaceous or the Miocene periods, three alternate and distinct areas of: garrigues, pinewoods, vineyards.                                                   

Colour 

Beautiful  ruby-red colour with dark hues.     

Nose

The nose is rich and intense with red and black fruit aromas ( blueberry, red currant), herbs and spices.

Mouth

The mouth is inviting and delicious with red fruit aromas: blackcurrant, raspberry, blueberry and red currant). The finish is a peppery mouth-feel.

       

Best served

16°C             

Food and wine-pairing suggestions  

Serve with grilled red or white meat, paella, pasta, pizza, a platter of ‘charcuterie ‘, as well as cheeses.