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Minervois - Red French Wine

Our Calvet Minervois is a ruby red color with an elegant and refined nose of cherry and pepper aromas. The mouth is ample and rich. The tannins mellow with taste of fruits. It is silky and long. A great food wine.

Recognized for its expertise since 1818 and its presence among the main French wine areas including Minervois, Calvet rigorously select its ''cuvées'' to provide the best wine to more than 100 countries.

Pack Size: 75cl

  • Wine of France
  • Powerful and fruity

Information

Allergy Information:

  • Contains: Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites

Tasting Notes:

The structure is pleasant. It's a fleshy, spicy and warm wine. The wine is persistent in mouth.

Wine ColourRed
Alcohol Units9.75
ABV13% vol.
Current Vintage2012
ProducerLes Grands Chais de France Group
Type of ClosureNatural
Wine MakerLes Grands Chais de France Group
Pack Quantity75
Pack Measurecl
CountryFrance
Alcohol TypeWine

Grape Variety:

Grenache, Mourvèdre, Shiraz/Syrah

Vinification Details:

The Carignan variety is vinified by carbonic maceration. The other varieties are vinified in a traditional manner : 10 days maceration, including fermentation at controlled temperatures (23 - 28° C). The wines mature in vats, are racked and clarified.

History:

Recognized for its expertise since 1818 and its presence among the main French wine areas including Minervois, Calvet rigorously selects its "cuvées" to provide the best wine to more than 100 countries.

Regional Information:

The Vineyard of Minervois is one of the largest of the Languedoc Roussillon region.

Storage Type:

Ambient

Storage Instructions:

This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 2 years

Country of Origin:

France

Origin Free Text:

Product of France

Preparation and Usage:

Enjoy it on its own or with grilled meats, salads, pizzas or cheeses.

Manufacturer Address:

Calvet,
à F-33720 Landiras.

Return To:

www.calvet.com

Lower Age Limit:

Statutory Years : 18

Net Contents:

75 Centilitres

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