CHATEAU LA GRAVE BERTIN, Héritage

Château La Grave Bertin, Héritage

The Heritage of the ancestral way of ageing wine in oak barrels.

APPELLATION
Bordeaux Superieur Red, or Bordeaux Red (from vintage 2022)

FORMAT
75cl, packaged in wooden cases

BLEND
70% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon

VINEYARD
Vertical trellising, natural grassing, supervised protection, mixed G pruning

HARVEST
Mechanical, selection at the winery

WINE MAKING
Long maceration (20 days) in temperature controlled steel vats with regular pumping-over, complete malolactic fermentation in steel vats

AGEING
Final blend aged in French oak barrels (40% new) for 12 months with regular racking, fined with gelatine and lightly filtered prior to bottling

CONSERVATION
To be kept in a fresh place, away from sunlight
Served at room temperature: 17-18°C

AGEING POTENTIAL
8-10 years

AWARDS
2009: Gold medal – Brussels Wine Competition
2016: Gold medal – Brussels Wine Competition, 89/100 – Decanter World Wine Awards
2017: Gold medal – Gilbert & Gaillard
2019 : 90 Decanter, 89 James Suckling

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