Product name : Château de Cabriac - Tradition
Format : 75 cl  
Country/Region : France, Languedoc-Roussillon  
Classification/Appellation : AOP Corbières  
 
Type of wine : Still wine  
Color : Red  
Varieties : Syrah (45%) Mourvèdre (20%) Carignan vieille vignes (15%) Grenache (20%)  
Alcohol percentage : 13,5%  
Sugar content : Dry  
Terroir : Alaric Mount, Clay and limestone soil  
Average age of vineyard : 18 to 50 years  
Yield : 45hl/ha  
Vinification : Destemming then traditional vinification. Vinification separately by grape variety. Temperature control. Maceration 12 to 15 days  
Maturing : 18 months in tanks, then bottled.  
Ageing potential : 5 years  
 
Tasting notes : Intense robe, exuberant nose of black fruit. The mouth is full, round, fruity, with notes of blackcurrant, blackberry, coffee. A character attack into the mouth, some flesh, the continuation is dense and powerful. A nice syrah-grenache balance. A lot of pleasure.  
Serving temperature : 18°  
Best as : During the meal  
 
Distinctions:  
Hachette Wine Guide 2012  
Flavour from France - 86/100 
Corbières Tradition
Français
Anglais