Coup 2 Foudres 2015
The Cuvée Coup 2 Foudres is made exclusively with Merlot which will bring the wine body and roundness.
Grapes Varietys :
100 % Merlot
Harvest & Vinification :
For this wine we will select the best grapes on the plot.
The red wine is a maceration wine, so we will leave in contact the pulp, the skin of the berries as well as the pips. During the alcoholic fermentation, we will practice punching of the cap to extract aromas and structures gently.
This alcoholic fermentation lasts on average 3 weeks.
In new oak barrels for a period of 20 months.
To taste on 10 years. Operating temperature around 16 ° C. For the youngest vintages 14-15 ° C.
Pretty garnet color, sustained with violet reflections. The nose expresses a bouquet of red fruits and black fruits with hints of cocoa. Silky mouth, very good complexity.
Roasted pheasant, braised shoulder of lamb, beef tournedos, duck breast and grilled rib steak.
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EARL DES VIGNOBLES FOURNIER
Château de Bonhoste
33420 Saint Jean de Blaignac
Tel : +33 557 84 12 18
Fax : +33 557 84 15 36