80% Tannat, 20% Cabernet Franc
Vineyards & Viticulture
South-oriented hillside/slope looking to Pyrenees Mountains- Soil is clay/silt (argilo limoneux) with big pebbles (gales roulés) at the top of the slope. Pebbles from riverbed 400 million years ago, when Pyrenees were formed. 25+-year-old vines planted at a density of 4400 vines/hectare. Guyot simple pruning. No chemical products used.
Clay and silt
Harvest & Vinification
Some whole cluster fermentation depending on the vintage. Steel tank fermented and aged in concrete.