Chateau Lauriga ‘Racines’ Carignan Vieilles Vignes

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All the fleshy and svelte characters of fine old vine Carignan……a swirling sleek and delicious mouthful of wine

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Description

In the shadow of the Pyrenees near Perpignan, this gem of a Cotes de Roussillon estate makes fabulously good value, yet high quality wine.  The significant re-investment in the vineyards and winery by Jean Claude Mas in the late 1990’s made sure of this.

Vineyards and Winery: 100% Carignan, IGP Côtes Catalanes.  Vineyard age – 100 years old.  3 weeks maceration and 9 months ageing in tank.

Tasting notes – Fleshy yet svelte with the lightness and finesse desired in Carignan.  The vine age shines through with the lashings of red and silky dark plum fruits accentuated by the clove and gentle spice in the finish.

 

Additional information

Bottle size (cl)

75cl

Colour

Red

Country

France

Grape variety

Carignan

Region

France – Regional

Variation criteria

Case of 6x75cl, Single bottle 75cl