Chateau Hauterive Le Haut, Au Finistere MAGNUM
In the heart of the Corbières, on the prestigious terroir of Boutenac four centuries of winemaker tradition revived by current techniques of viticulture and winemaking, this is the bet held today by Fabienne and Jean-Marc Reulet. The vineyard of 90 ha is spread over four pedoclimatic sectors:
-Schilo sandy area of Boutenac: plain area producing varietal and country wines, located north of the town of Boutenac.
-Sector clay-limestone hillside Caumont Cayenne: Terroir of appellation producing colourful wines, with scents reminiscent of the nearby scrubland.
-Silicone clay pit of the sandstones of the Boutenac pine forest; in a magnificent environment of hillsides and groves of pines, the vine produces there rich wines, well-built, it is the soil of predilection of the Carignan grape variety.
-The Hauterive Sector – Gasparets, the cradle of the great wines of the region. Here the old vines of Carignan and Grenache offer all the expression of the terroir and the grape variety on soils of molasses characterized by a carpet of pebbles. At the foot of this hill alluvial soils are reserved for the production of Cabernet Sauvignon and Grenache grape varieties.
This bottle is Magnum (1500ml) size!
Carignan, Grenache, Mourvedre, Syrah
Corbieres, Languedoc-Roussillon, France
Beef, Lamb, Chocolate