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2012 Mas des Capitelles Faugeres Vieilles Vignes

Producer: Mas des Capitelles
Country/Region: France - South West - Faugeres
Ratings:
WA
89

Color is deep and intense.
Aromas of red berries (Cherry, Black Currant)
The wine is well structured with good ripe tannins.
Flavor of leather, humus with a peppery and spicy long finish.

2012 Mas des Capitelles Faugeres Vieilles Vignes
Vintage: 2012
Grape Varietals: 50% Mourvedre, 25% Carignan and 25% Syrah
ABV: 13%
Aging: 20% of the wine is aged in French Oak Barrels during 14 months
Serving Temp: 60-65°F
Closure: Cork
Agricultural Method: Biodynamic

Wine Making Notes:

Manual harvest.
Unfiltered and minimum use of SO2.
Long vating 30 days
Average yield is 25 hl/ha.
The Carignan vines are 80 years old in average.


Pairings:

Delicious with lamb and grilled vegetable.

Product Formats:

Unit Units/Case Type UPC - bottle SRP/Unit
750ml 12 Glass 7 84585 01589 4 $18.99