Ch. D'Aiguilhe

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€23.50
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Parker
90-92
Le Guide Hachette
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Revue du vin de France
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AOC CASTILLON – COTES DE BORDEAUX

Vineyard Terroir: Clay-limestone. Vineyard area currently in production: 50 hectares (123,5 acres).

Grape varieties: 80% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc.

Average age of the vines: 28 years.

Winemaking Harvesting: By hand, into small crates to avoid bruising. Sorting before and after destemming. No crushing. The grapes are put into vats by gravity flow. Fermentation: In temperature-controlled wooden and concrete vats for 25-30 days depending on the vintage. Extraction by pneumatic pigeage (punching down the cap).

Malolactic fermentation and ageing: In new oak barrels (up to 50%) on fine lees. Fining and filtering as necessary, depending on the vintage.

Duration of barrel ageing: 15-18 months.

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AppellatieCôtes de Bordeaux Castillon
Jaartal
2015
Websitehttp://www.neipperg.com/en/discover/chateau-d-aiguilhe.html
SoortRood
Formaat
75 cl
WijntypeDroog
Druiven
Merlot
Cabernet Franc
Geografie
Castillon