IGP Côtes de Thau Cabernet Sauvignon Vieilles Vignes

Grape Variety

100% Cabernet Sauvignon

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.                                                 

Colour

Beautifully deep and concentrated ruby-red colour with purplish highlights.

Nose

The nose conjures up black fruit notes (wild blackberry jam), spices (black pepper).

Mouth

The tannins are very present with a richly aromatic flavours of black fruit in syrup, of green and black pepper with woody undertones.

The finish has a ‘roasted’ palate.

Best served

At 16°C

Food and wine-pairing suggestions  

Serve with grilled red meat or with typical dished from our region : roasted mutton or lamb, cassoulet from the Toulouse region.