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Fitou Appellation d’Origine Protégée AOP

Taken from the coastal Corbières terroir, grown on hillsides with a mix of pink schist and limestone. The wine was produced in the traditional way, pumping over alternating with punching down and a long vatting period of more than 3 weeks. After fermentation, a third of the batch was matured in wooden barrels on fine lees from several wines. Bottled on August, 2015.

An elegant yet easy-drinking wine for all occasions, it pairs perfectly with fall dishes: grilled meat, game, and stews.
Our vines on schist: Grenache, Carignan, and Syrah, creating fruity wines with a strong character that reveals their origin.
Intense on the nose, with aromas of fresh fruit and spices as well as chocolate and even sanguine notes.
Our wine-making process respects the grapes and the terroir to produce a very enjoyable wine.
An easy-drinking, structured wine without sulfur for a natural flavor. Superb mouth feel with supple and soft tannins and touches of blackberry and licorice.

Bottled by Mireille and Pierre Mann at MAS DES CAPRICES in August 2015

Wine made with certified organically grown grapes (Ecocert SAS F-32600)

Product of France

Bottled in August 2015

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