Massaya Le Colombier Red Blend 2018
$18.99, case price $16.99 (code: 12saves2)
TASTING NOTE: a gorgeous strawberry colour, with aromas of red berry fruits and subtle spice. Beautiful freshness thanks to vineyards’ altitude. Best enjoyed within 2 years of release.
LOCATION: grapes grown on the hillsides of the Beqaa Valley at an altitude of 900 to 1 200 metres above sea level
AREA: 19 acres
SOIL AND SUBSOIL: chalky clay
GRAPE VARIETIES: Cinsault 100%
VINE AGE: 30 years on average
VINIFICATION: conducted at our Tanaïl winery. Grapes are hand-picked and conveyed in crates. Direct pressing with a pneumatic press, static settling, and fermentation in stainless-steel vats. Bottling at 8 months.