-18% Organic

La Raison d’Hêtre Castillon 2017

14-16°CRegion: BordeauxFrance

Suggested Food Pairings:

Red MeatsMild CheesesCured MeatsPizzasRed PastasLamb
Size
 
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L'Hêtre is a very new winery, but its vineyards have a long history. For the last 10 years, Château Goubau was the dominant force in the region. However, when Jacques Thienpont visited the estate and discovered the wonders of the terroir, he and his sister Anne De Raeymaeker decided to buy it. Later they also bought the neighbouring Château La Montagne winery to create a large wine company in the heart of Bordeaux.

La Raison d'Hêtre Côtes de Castillon comes from young vineyards lying on plots on the lower slopes. These vines are planted on clay and limestone soils. Ecological agriculture is used and the harvest is carried out manually when the grapes reach optimum ripeness. La Raison d'Hêtre Côtes de Castillon is an organic, barrel-aged red wine.

Tasting Notes

A concentrated red wine with delicious aromas of red fruits. On the palate it is voluminous, complex and velvety. It reveals mature tannins, a silky structure and a refreshing acidity.

Food Pairing

Mature cheese, Roasts, Roasted lamb, Rice with meat, Cold meat

Grape Variety: Cabernet Franc, Merlot

Country: Bordeaux - France

 

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