CHATEAU DE GAUDOU Depuis 1733
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Grand vin de Cahors separateur
CHATEAU GAUDOU
46700 Vire sur Lot
05 65 36 52 93

Cuvée renaissance

History : beginning of 1993, he has given renewed life to an old wine and so created a great one. A single taste is enough to bear this out.
Vineyards :  25 acres
Sol : gravel and clay
Terroir (land): third terrace.
Middle age of the vineyards : 33 and more.
Management of the vineyards : grass, disbudding, thin out the leaves, green harvest (for select green grapes).
Varieties : 100 % Malbec,
Yield : 30 hl / hectare

Wine making : pickup table, modern vinification, cold maceration, according to vintage, maceration for 5 weeks.

New oak barrel : 18 months

Tasting :
Appearance : striking garnet colour.
Nose : intense, complex nose with hints of black fruit underlain by spicy, chocolaty and subtly woody nuances.
Taste : supple, concentrated palate, good structure, amazing body, developing on insistent, good quality tannins. A fine, long-lasting finish. A superb wine for laying down.

 

Keeps for : 20 years
Best at : 3 years 12
Drink at : 16 à 18 ° C

With food :
Should be used to accompany the most refined of dishes.