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Producer: Gerard BertrandGrape Varieties: Syrah 60%, Grenache 20%, Merlot 20%Optimum Drinking: Within 4 yearsWine Style: Smooth fruity redAlcohol by Volume: 13%Closure: ScrewcapCountry: France
Deep red colour with shiny tints. The nose is complex, both floral (violets) and fruity (red fruits, raspberries). Smooth in the mouth with a lot of fruit and spice. Very long aromatic finish with very soft tannins and a lot of depth.
Gérard Bertrand is one of the most outstanding winemakers in the South of France, where he owns numerous estates among the most prestigious crus of Languedoc-Roussillon. Named in 2012 as the IWC Red Winemaker of the Year and Wine Enthusiast's European Winery of the Year, he is known locally as the "King" of the Languedoc. Brought up in the Languedoc vineyards, Gérard Bertrand is committed to sharing the characteristics and exceptional diversity of each of the terroirs. Twenty years of know-how ensures that wines bearing Gérard Bertrand's signature have a unique style driven each day by four fundamental values: excellence, authenticity, conviviality and innovation. We firmly believe Gérard will become one of the leading French names in the UK.
All grapes are hand picked and then undergo carbonic maceration which preserve the integrity of the aromas to ensure a fruity style. Fermentation with temperature control (maximum 25°C). 20% of the wine is aged in French oak barrels before blending.
Grilled meats and poultry.
Syrah 60%, Grenache 20%, Merlot 20%
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