Tesco Finest Cahors Malbec 75Cl

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£ 7.50
£7.50/75cl
  • Suitable for vegetarians
  • Energy365kJ 88kcal
    4%
  • Fat0g
    0%
  • Saturates0g
    0%
  • Sugars0g
    0%
  • Salt<0.01g
    0%

of the reference intake*
Typical values per 100g: Energy 292kJ / 70kcal

Product Description

  • TESCO FINEST CAHORS MALBEC 2018. Red Wine. Product of France
  • Once referenced as "the black wine", Malbec's story began centuries ago in the Cahors region in south west France. This powerful, smooth wine displays the classic black berries and savoury qualities of an authentic French Malbec. Match to hearty foods such as game and red meats.
  • Once referenced as "the black wine", Malbec's story began centuries ago in the Cahors region in south west France. This powerful, smooth wine displays the classic black berries and savoury qualities of an authentic French Malbec. Match to hearty foods such as game and red meats.
  • Wine of France
  • Pack size: 75cl

Information

Ingredients

INGREDIENTS: Preservative (Sulphur Dioxide).

Allergy Information

  • Contains sulphites.

Tasting Notes

  • This powerful, smooth wine displays the classic black berries and savoury qualities of an authentic French Malbec

Region of Origin

Cahors

Wine Colour

Red

Alcohol Units

9.8

ABV

13% vol

Producer

Rigal

Type of Closure

Synthetic Cork: Supreme

Country

France

Alcohol Type

Wine

Taste Category

Bold & full bodied

Grape Variety

Malbec

Vinification Details

  • Winemaking : machine harvesting in early October. Pre fermentation cold maceration to increase aroma depth and extract the best tanins from the grape skins. Controlled-temperature alcoholic fermentation (25°) and maceration for about three weeks. The malolactic fermentation in tanks precedes a 10 month aging to mature the various batches and obtain silky tanins.

History

  • The "Black Wine", a region that's a natural for Malbec! Vineyard : what planting must be at a minimum density of 4 000 vines / hectare, yield must be under 55 hL / ha. The malbec grape variety must represent a minimum of 70 % of the blend.

Regional Information

  • The Cahors AOC region is an oceanic climate subject to contiental influences, the vineyard topography and the looping back and forth of the lot River also influence the climate, temperate climate with hot and dry summers. This blend comes from the terraces in the lot river, the terroir is scree soils.

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage Instructions

  • This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 5 years

Storage

Store in a cool dry place.

Number of uses

Bottle contains 6 glasses

Recycling info

Bottle. Glass - Widely Recycled

Name and address

  • Bottle by:
  • Les Vins du Littoral,
  • 34725 Saint Felix de Lodez,
  • France.
  • For:
  • Les Celliers du Sud Ouest,

Return to

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

Lower age limit

18 Years

Net Contents

75cl ℮

Nutrition

Typical Values100ml containsA serving contains
Energy292kJ / 70kcal365kJ / 88kcal
* Reference intake of an average adult (8400 kJ / 2000 kcal)--

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3 Reviews

Average of 3.7 stars

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Not impressed

1 stars

Ii love malbec but this really wasnt good my partner and I both agreed

Excellent.

5 stars

Best so far Tesco. Smooth, fruity. Decant first. Will buy again if available.

Low tannin, big flavour

5 stars

This is a great wine, low in tannins and great to drink with food or on its own with friends. Big fruit flavours.

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