Clos Fantine Faugeres Tradition

Top 8% wine in the UK

Medium-body red
Blend: 40% Carignan + Grenache + Cinsault + Mourvedre + Syrah

From: France, Faugeres AOC
By: Clos Fantine

Year:  2014
ABV:  14.0%
SIZE:  75cl
CORK:  Natural
Cellar
Organic certified
Not filtered nor fined
No added SO2
Vegan
Unoaked
Low hills
Schist
Manual harvest
Native yeasts
Taste
Colour : Medium ruby
Alcohol : Pronounced
Fruit : Ripe
Tannin : Smooth
Acidity : Fair
Body : Medium
Bouquet
Yellow flowers
Red-berry jam
Thyme
Smoke
Food Match
Veggies
Charcuterie
Beef & lamb
Pork
Poultry
Cheese strong
Chinese
Indian
BBQ & roast
£16.95 £14.45 including VAT

DESCRIPTION:

After the winter, when cows graze between the vines, Didier Barral, ‘an obstinate winemaker’ manages his biodynamic vineyard according to lunar cycles and with the utmost natural care. The Faugeres Tradition Rouge is conjured from a delicious mix of Carignan, Grenache and Cinsault grapes, harvested and sorted by hand.

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