Château du Cléray

2018 Parlez Vous La Loire Pinot Noir

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2018 Parlez Vous La Loire Pinot Noir
2018 Parlez Vous La Loire Pinot Noir
2018 Parlez Vous La Loire Pinot Noir
2018 Parlez Vous La Loire Pinot Noir

Maison Lacheteau in the heart of the Loire Valley has imposed itself as a key player in Loire wine production. 

Tasting Notes

Colour

Ruby red of medium intensity.

Nose

Quite expressive with notes of red fruit, light vanilla and toast aromas.

Palate

Fairly smooth, round wine with pronounced fruit, the flavours of toasted vanilla and red fruits come through.

 

Production

Heat controlled to extract a maximum of colour, wood chips used in fermentation and matured in steel vats for 6 to 12 months with wood

Soil

Very varied soils, largely shale and granite along with gravel and sedimentary silt

    Specifications

    Year 2014/2018
    Bottle Size 750ml
    Cultivar 85% Pinot noir, 15% Merlot 
    Country France
    Alcohol content
    11.5% alc vol 
    Units of Alcohol per Bottle 8.63 units
    Type Red Blend
    Cellaring Potential 2-3 years
    Allergen Information Contains Sulphites
    Food Matches
    Charcuterie, white meats, barbecues, cheese. Best served at 16°C
    Origin Corsica & Languedoc