This cuvée of Château Roland La Garde is a typical wine from the terroirs of Côtes de Blaye. Composed primarily of Merlot and completed with Cabernet Sauvignon it is a very nice easy wine to enjoy and consume up to 10 years.
Varieties : 80% Merlot - 20% Cabernet Sauvignon
Age of the Vines : 20 years old average
Yield: 40 HL/Ha
Grounds : Presence of clay-limestone grounds with clay silt changes to sandy-clay layers.
Vinification : Cold maceration 3 to 5 days before fermentation - Pumping over everyday - Temperature control by thermoregulation - Natural fermentation with natural yeasts.
Aging : 2/3 in barrels for 12 months + 1/3 in vat for 12 months
Tasting Notes : The Cuvée Tradition has a deep and brilliant ruby color. It is a wine with finesse and harmony, good balance and a tannic structure that highlight the aromas of red fruits.
Aging Potential : 5 to 10 years
Tasting Advices : Can be matched with all red meats, French Southwestern dishes and cheese. Can be decanted an hour before tasting. Serve at 16-17°C.
Biodynamic French Merlot
Having an account with us will allow you to check out faster in the future, store multiple addresses, view and track your orders in your account, and more.Register