La Font des Ormes
Terres Mélées
AOC Languedoc Pézenas red
Vintage 2016

Grape varieties : 40% Grenache, 30% Syrah, 20% Carignan, 10% Mourvèdre

Soil : Limestone of the Miocene and Basalt screes

Age of vineyard : 30 years

Soil preparation : Organic compost, seeding of green manure.

Harvest : Manual grape picking, leaf-stripping and grape sorting
Low natural yield (30 hl/ha)

Vinification : Harvest by hand. Vinification plot by plot. Smooth extraction by short remontage. Ageing in concrete tank for 1 year.
Bottling at the property

Wine tasting :
Exciting aromas bursting with red fruit mingled with garrigue flavours.
Beautiful expression on the palate backed by notes of pepper, graphite and chocolate. A supple fresh finish conferring great elegance. Though a delicate wine it still has the rich taste of Languedoc wines.

Stocks : 12.700 bottles
Case of 6 bottles of 750ml

Alcohol : 14,5%

10,00€    9,00€/b. Exw


87/100 Decanter 2018
Gold medal Vigneron Indépendant 2019
Silver medal Millesime Bio
Silver medal FIWA 2019
1 star Guide Hachette 2019
15,5/20 Jancis Robinson
92/100 Yves Beck