Cuvée des Dames

Bottled on the property

A.O.C. CAHORS Red wine

 

GRAPE-VARIETY

85 % malbec - 15 % Merlot

DENSITY

5000 vine stocks / Hectare

AGE OF VINEYARD

20 years

SURFACE

6 Hectares

SOIL

Chalky-Clayey soils

VITICULTURE

Sustained farming.
Traditional work of the ground.
Leaf plucking by hand.
Green harvesting.
Controlled yield of 45 HL/HA to optimize the quality of the grape harvest.

YIELD

45 HL/HA

VATTING TIME

15 days

TEMPERATURE OF FERMENTING

28 °C

TYPE OF TANKS

Temperature regulated stainless steel tanks

MATURATION

12 months in stainless steel tank

VINIFICATION

Fermentation is conducted through temperature control process between 25 and 28°C.
We want to conserve the fruit of wine and keep the typicity of Cahors and of the grape-variety, the malbec.

 

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