Le Rosé des Acanthes
Cave de Tavel et de Lirac - Pays du Gard IGP
Rosé,Pays du Gard IGP
50% Grenache, 30% Carignan, 20% Cinsault.
history
The Cave des vignerons de Tavel is in the purest Provençal style. It was built in 1937 when Tavel wines were labelled AOC. It is to date the only winery to be opened by a President of the Republic – Albert Lebrun in 1938. The Cave de Tavel produces half of the Tavel AOC wines, as well as Lirac, Côtes-du-Rhône Villages and Côtes-du-Rhône and stretches over 680 Ha..There are 140 producers, all involved in the day-to-day life of the winery and have their say in the investment decisions for making wines which frequently win medals and are regularly mentioned in wine guide.
Vineyard
Between Rochefort du Gard and Pujaut. Limestones and clay. Vines : 15 years old - 24.5 Acres - Yield : 70 Hl/Ha.
Winemaking
Direct Press. Clarification. Fermentation at 57°-61°F./nIn stainless steel vats.
Tasting notes
Eye : bright rosé colour. Nose : woodland fruits. Mouth : fresh and very fruity.
Food pairing
Enjoyable as an aperitive, for a picnic, grilled meat, and exotic cooking. This pleasure wine will be appreciated with friends.
Aging potential
Drink while young. 1 to 2 years.
Grape varieties
50% Grenache, 30% Carignan, 20% Cinsault.
Terrisson Wines
195 rue Guy Arnaud
30900 Nîmes - FRANCE
+33 (0)4.66.23.44.22
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