RED WINE – DRY / FULL BODY
AWARDS: International Wine Challenge 2015 : Bronze medal
Le guide Hachette des vins 2016 : 2 star(s)
Concours des grands vins de France de Mâcon 2015 : Bronze medal
Top 100 Languedoc-Roussillon 2015 : Vin selectionné
CEPAGE: 100% Syrah
TASTE: Aromatic and complex wine with subtle notes of red fruits, vanilia and oak with silky tanins and structure.
GOOD TO KNOW:
serve at 16 to 17 degrees C
Open one hour before
drink now or within 5 years
Eat with Meat Stew, Cassoulet
Grapes from the oldest vine of Syrah
aging in New Oak barrels (14 months)
Refinement in vats
The vineyards of Minervois are subject to a Mediterranean climate with hot and dry summers. The first vines were introduced by roman legionaries.
Chateau Tourril, a family vineyard located between the Canal du Midi and the fortified city of Carcassonne (both on UNESCO’s World Heritage List), is a small 13ha jewel nested in clay-limestone corrie surrounded by shrub-land and garrigue.