VDP d'OC "Le Merle aux Alouettes"

Alain Chabanon

Languedoc

Vintage

Grape Varieties

Merlot

Description

Terroir: Arid, gravels, clay and limestone soil

Age of the vines: 24 years old

Vinification: Grapes are hand-harvested early in the morning into small open crates. After hand sorting on tables, the grapes are gravity fed into vats. Natural fermentation (with indigenous yeasts). Five weeks maceration with pumping over. After pressing the grapes, the wine is aged for 36 months, including 24 months in oak barrels and 12 months ina stainless steel tank. No filtration, no fining

Vintages & Larger Formats

NAME PRICE SIZE VINTAGE
VDP d'OC "Le Merle aux Alouettes" Login Bottle (75cl) 2014
VDP d'OC "Le Merle aux Alouettes" Login Bottle (75cl) 2012
VDP d'OC "Le Merle aux Alouettes" Login Magnum (150cl) 2012
VDP d'OC "Le Merle aux Alouettes" Login Bottle (75cl) 2011
VDP d'OC "Le Merle aux Alouettes" Login Magnum (150cl) 2011
VDP d'OC "Le Merle aux Alouettes" Login Bottle (75cl) 2008
VDP d'OC "Le Merle aux Alouettes" Login Magnum (150cl) 2008
VDP d'OC "Le Merle aux Alouettes" Login Magnum (150cl) 2007
VDP d'OC "Le Merle aux Alouettes" Login Bottle (75cl) 2006
VDP d'OC "Le Merle aux Alouettes" Login Magnum (150cl) 2006

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