Madiran Red Wine - Château Montus La Tyre - 14,5%
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In 1990, Alain Brumont, who constantly seeking the best soils, discovered a 10 hectare slope then fallow. Guessing he acquires a potential plant and Tannat. The Tyre is the name of a neighborhood in the town of Castelnau-Rivière-Basse.
Earth pebbles on slopes. Basement fine red clay and heterogeneous strata. Southwest exposure for a long, soft sunshine with a light breeze that ventilates the rollers. Application of Brumont method, only 5-6 bunches per vine to allow full expression of the terroir.
Winemaking and aging: Maceration lasts 3 to 6 weeks depending on the vintage, and fermentation takes place at a temperature of 28 ° C. The latter is malolactic tank timber, thereby soften the wine. Ageing on lees in 100% new oak barrels for 14 to 16 months.
Tasting Notes: is a very rich wine, complex and with great concentration. The tannins are fine, perfect balance. The mouth is a rare elegance, with a fresh and harmonious finish. The Tyre is a great Madiran, exceptional he is regularly quoted in the side of the greatest wines.
Food pairing: Enjoy with a rib on the bone, Black Pig of Bigorre, Barèges lamb, truffles, rich cuisine, oriental cuisines ...
Alcohol : 14,5% Contains sulfites.
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