Domaine DES PRADELLES - Red Wine -Cuvée Légende 2014
NAME AOC FRONTON
Syrah : 50 %
The property is a family estate since 1869. It is located in the town of Vacquiers , north of Toulouse and the Fronton extreme south . The estate extends over the third terrace of the Tarn, on 15 acres , in one piece . The soil is composed of boulbènes and silt soil predominantly mullet and bass. It is suitable for a variety of Négrette , the single typical among other titles Origin of France .
Breeding tank : 9 months
This wine Négrette and Syrah is the testimony of the beautiful complementarity of these varieties . Négrette brings smooth, velvety , licorice and violet , Syrah panache and vigor necessary for a successful marriage. From this union , there could arise a great wine . Especially since this assembly comes from vines over 50 years. You'll understand in Fronton is shot by heart as we walk and certainly was right!
2008: 2 stars - Hachette 2011 " A Guide efficient assembly , dark garnet , almost black, this wine delivers a deep and complex bouquet reminiscent of ripe fruit , spices and fine notes of violet. A sharp attack , fat mouth , roundness and suppleness , and silky tannins : the bottle does not need to be kept in the cellar to work wonders on a salad of gizzards . "
75 cl bottle - 6 bottles