Tesco Corbieres Red 75Cl

£ 5.00
£5.00/75cl

Product Description

  • Corbières, Appellation d'origine Protégée. Product of France.
  • A smooth red with flavours of black cherries and blackcurrants and a juicy savoury finish.

Information

Ingredients

INGREDIENTS: Potassium Hydrogen Sulphite, Sulphur Dioxide

Allergy Information

  • Contains sulphites.

Tasting Notes

  • Small red berries, slightly spicy, round in the mouth, easy to drink, soft tannins.

Region of Origin

Languedoc-Roussillon

Wine Colour

Red

Alcohol Units

9.4

ABV

12.5% vol

Current Vintage

NV

Producer

LES GRANDS CHAIS DE FRANCE

Type of Closure

Synthetic Cork: Other

Wine Maker

Country

France

Alcohol Type

Wine

Taste Category

Grape Variety

Grenache, Carignan, Shiraz/Syrah, Mourvèdre

Vinification Details

  • The alcoholic ferment can follow different kind of process: Carbonic Maceration for a part of the Carignan (full bunches in a saturated atmosphere of CO2), Traditional Vinification, Thermo Vinification. Once the wine is dry, the malolactic fermentation can take place.

History

  • The vine plant is introduced with Greeks during the II nd century before JC. Then, a real development took place with the Roman occupation. Later, the monks have largely contributed to the development of surfaces planted with vine. Magnificent abbeys such as Lagrasse and Fonfroide remind this period. The AOP Corbières was officially recognised as an AOP on the 24th December 1985.

Regional Information

  • The massif of Corbières represents a natural, historical and cultural barrier with the Roussillon region. Its surfaces planted with vines are opened on the Mediteranean and on the plain of Languedoc. From the Narbonnese coast to the doors of Carcassonne, a succession of 5 different geographical units which correspond to varied geological formations. The parts of land bounded for the harvest of grapes offer soils linked to these geological components, essentially alluvial clay limestone.

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage Instructions

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

Alcohol Unit Other Text

Wine Effervescence

Storage

Store in a cool, dark place.

Produce of

France

Bottled in

France

Number of uses

6

Name and address

  • Tesco Stores Ltd.,
  • Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA,
  • U.K.

Net Contents

75cl e

Nutrition

Typical Values100ml containsEach glass (125ml) contains
Energy288kJ / 69kcal360kJ / 87kcal
*Reference intake of an average adult (8400 kJ / 2000 kcal)--

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