In 1957, around forty winegrowers grouped together to confront the economic difficulties of the era, pooling far more than mere financial concerns. At the time, Robert, Marcel, Yvon, Geneviève and the others, hailing from the same terroir, hewn from the same rock and sharing the same time-honoured values, set up their cooperative at the top of the hill in Saint-Cyr-en-Bourg. “They chose to share their experience, their expertise and their dreams„
Beautiful dark-red color. Expressive nose of red fruit aromas (raspberry, black currant, black cherry). Harmonious and full-bodied on the palate, this red wine has a fine tannic structure. Long and elegant finish.
Best enjoyed slightly chilled (57-60°F), it goes perfectly with delicatessen and red meats or soft cheeses.
up to 7 years.
100% Cabernet Franc
Located in the heart of Saumur region, the Cabernet franc vines grow on a gentle slope at the foot of the traditional winegrowing community of Courchamps. The domaine has 5 plots with the same terroir: sand and clay soil mixed with sandstone.
Age of the vines: 40 years (average) - Yield: 50 hl/ha - Vineyard size: 6 ha
The grapes are totally destemmed. Fermentation in temperature-controlled stainless steel vats (73-75°F). Light daily pumping over during the first third of alcoholic fermentation, followed by a long maceration (16 days). Malolactic fermentation in our cellars./nThe wine is aged for 6 -10 months before bottling.
Terrisson Wines 195 rue Guy Arnaud 30900 Nîmes - FRANCE +33 (0)188.8.131.52.22
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