Domaine LESCURE - Red Wine - Cuvée « A l'avenir ... » 2015
2012 : Gold Medal at the Concours des Vins Macon 2012
Silver Medal at the Concours des Vins du Sud Ouest in 2012
Silver Medal at the Concours Général Agricole Paris 2012
"Coup de Coeur " Guide Hachette 2013
Wine from vines that are planted on a soil composed mostly of Boulbène with some plots that are gravelly soils made up of many stones and gravel and clay surface in depth.
The vineyard is reasoned , Fabien Cardetti treats the nearest rainy varying rates depending on disease pressure . The vines are fully grassed with the cord in a chemically weeded yet tape. On part of the vineyard we have implemented since 2010 " sexual confusion " (avoids insecticides against the worms cluster) on an island (8 HA) it works fine .
Determining the harvest date is very important to have a good raw material. The harvest is mechanized harvesting machine , dumper with auger to empty into érafloir gland . Then the grapes are transported by a pump grounds directly into the tanks , installed by rigid pipes in the basement . Pre-fermentation cold maceration is carried out for 24 hours in stainless steel fermentation tank. The wort is then yeasty , regulated temperature 28-30 ° C to extract maximum flavor . The fermentation time is determined by tasting about 10 to 15 days . After racking , malolactic fermentation takes place naturally.
Ageing lasts between six and eight months in stainless steel vats . Then it is packaged and marketed .
A rich and complex nose : Aromas of violets, spices, crisp fruit ... In the mouth it has the complexity of aromas of ripe red fruit
The temperature is to your liking, a bit fresh 14 ° C to 18 ° C.
"In the future ..." is to marry same spicy various dishes , various cheeses, desserts made of black fruit and chocolate .
75 cl bottle - 6 bottles