Chateau de Caraguilhes | Classique White 2012
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Classique White 2012

Château de Caraguilhes AOC Corbières – White

 

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Soil:

Stony clay-limestone

Location:

Terroir de Boutenac, Saint Laurent de la Cabrerisse

Culture:

ECOCERT certification, organic wine.

Grape Varietals:

60% Roussanne, 30% Grenache Blanc, 10% Marsanne 10% vinified in French oak.

 

Tasting:

Eye:

A bright clear white wine with glints of pale yellow.

Nose:

Lovely white fruit flavours are balanced with a good minerality. Aromas of almond flowers, white peaches and apricot are underpinned by hints of citrus fruits, characteristic of our terroir.

Palate:

Silky, rounded and beautifully delicate. Citrus fruits with hints of acacia and fennel, plants indiginous to this area. This wine has very good length.

 

Tips on service:

• Decant an hour before serving to benefit fully from the bouquet of the wine

• Serve between 12 and 14°C

Food and wine matching suggestions:

Seafood gratin, bouillabaisse, crayfish, grilled fish, goats’ cheese, salad nicoise, fennel salad, sushi, steamed fish, tapas…. or enjoyed just by itself as an aperitif.

 

Awards:

Concours Général Agricole de Paris: Gold Medal