cote-brouilly-ete-intense

Cuvees Classic

Bel Air

Côte de Brouilly «Eté Intense»

That is already fiftheen years we quited the benches of the school and we are now, one more time, with friends to picnic in the vines. In this autumn beginning sweaters and memories are reappearing.

 

Vineyard

Grape: Gamay.

Soil: granite and hard schist

Exposure: slopes south, south-east of the Mont Brouilly

Age: 51 years old

Wine-making: Harvested by hand with selective picking. Semi-carbonic fermentation for 6 to 9 days.

Wine taste

Colour: garnet red.

Smell: blackcurrant and elegant hints of violets

Mouth: Smoothly tannin, good length and roundness.

Best to be served at: 15-17°C with beef, Mediterranean food and cheese.

To keep: 3/5 years

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