- Vignobles Raymond
- A.O.C. Bordeaux
- Saint Laurent du Bois, Entre-Deux-Mers
- Analytical Data:
- Alcohol 13 % by Vol.
- Serve at:
- 60 - 62ºF
- 1-85554 00089-5
- Made With Organic Grapes, Vegan and Gluten Free, Non-GMO Project Verified, Red,
A mild climate (due to the Atlantic Ocean). Lots of sunshine, and regular rain, the hillside situation and the clay-limestone soil, gravels offer the best conditions for the growth of the vines and the grapes.
- Training system:
The vineyard is held up by Guyot double (Bordeaux style) to obtain the best maturity and also to avoid phytosanitary disease. The vine is held up by wires.
- Tasting Notes:
"Good fruit, raspberry and strawberry summery flavors from winemaker Lionel Raymond. A touch short but full of character, from a blend of 65% Merlot, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Cabernet Franc. Only indigenous yeasts used at this organic estate – the family has a full 180 hectares certified in the Entre Deux Mers region, with new cellars that are powered by 2,500m2 of solar panels. Drink 2015-2020".Decanter Magazine
Dark garnet color. Smoky aromas and flavors of charred nuts, roasted berries, and clay with a satiny, crisp, dryish medium body and a medium-long nuts, craisins and cassis, and earth finish with woody, tannins. A fun earthy French red for the table or cellar.Tastings.com
- Enjoy with:
Red meat, poultry, pasta dishes and your favorite cheese.
Bureau Veritas Certification
Wine System International Organic Wine Award
RATED: 89 POINTS
Rated: 87 pts – Best Buy
2015 WORLD WINE CHAMPIONSHIPS AWARD: Silver Medal
RATED: 89 points ( Best Buy) – Highly Recommended
85 points – Recommended
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