Domaine Philippe Meslet Chinon 201875cl
Domaine Philippe Meslet Chinon 2018
Description of Domaine Philippe Meslet Chinon 2018
Domaine Philippe Meslet Chinon 2018 (Cabernet Franc)
- View: ruby red with violet reflections.
- Nose: Intense aroma, with sweet and fresh notes of ripe red fruits, sweet black fruits, wild flowers, oak, snuff, herbs, chocolate, caramel, vanilla and red berries.
- Mouth: fine flavor, complex and good acidity, soft tannins on the palate and light notes of red fruits. It has sour cherries and smoky notes, snuff, licorice and oak.
APPELLATION: AOC Chinon.
VINEYARD: Domaine Philippe Meslet.
GRAPES: 100% Cabernet Franc.
AGEING: French oak barrels.
PREPARATION: The harvest is done entirely by hand. After de-stemming, the berries are carefully sorted, crushed and poured into wooden tanks thermoregulated, according to their plots. The fermentation lasts for 7 to 10 days and the juice extraction always respects adjusting the number of pumping according Cuvées and vintages. The maceration is about 3 weeks, then the juice is extracted in barrels batch by batch.
WINE PAIRING: Grilled red meats.
RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 15-18 ° C