WINES EXPORT AGENCY’s Selection
Domaine LA PRADE MARI
Cuvée Conte des Garrigues 2016
AOC Minervois – Languedoc
50% Grenache, 50% Syrah
• The soils :
Silt and clayey, limestone with a light scattering of stones, ’’les Mourels’’ eastern part of the Minervois.
Marl and marl with sandstone.
• Particularities :
Between respect for the earth, progress and modernity, in support of bio-electronics, scientific knowledge and the principles of naturopathy, beyond organic and bio-dynamy, another path exists, that of Naturo-Culture ©.
To understand the considerable progress that Man can make in this area, it is
essential to know that this scientific and real path exists.
• The harvest :
By hand and machine with grapes at perfect maturity.
• Vinification :
The grapes are separately vinified, with a classical de stemmed vinification with a long time vatting.
12 months in French Oak Barrels, After a bottling at the Domain, In Bourgogne bottles.
• Alcohol : 14,5%
Available: 6.000 bottles
6,30€ 5,77€/b. Exw
A dark violet colour with rich concentrated coloured tears on the glass. A fine nose with dark and wild fruit characters of blackcurrants and dark cherry. Some toasted, smoked notes with aromas fromthe garrigue, rosemary, spice, pepper, peppermint and liquorice. A flattering pretty and complex nose. A ‘gourmand’ attack on the palate, supple and plump. An elegant wine made in a modern style with finesse.