HERITAGE DU CHATEAU LA GRAVE DE BERTIN

Château La Grave de Bertin, Héritage – Bordeaux Supérieur

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

APPELLATION
Bordeaux Superieur Red

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, Bronze medal 89/100 – Decanter World Wine Awards
2016: Gold medal – Brussels Wine Competition, Bronze medal 89/100 – Decanter World Wine Awards
2017: Gold medal – Gilbert & Gaillard

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