Clos Vieux Taillefer (Copie)

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Clos Vieux Taillefer 2009
Elected best Merlot in the World at the IWSC-2011 competion

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Clos Vieux Taillefer

  • Vintage: 2014
  • Surface area: 3.80 ha
  • Terroir: Sandy with iron deposits in the sub-soil
  • Grape variety proportions: 100 % Merlot
  • Average age of the vines: 40 years
  • Average plantation density: 6 600 plants/hectare
  • Yields: 40 HL/HA
  • Growing Practices: Soil tilling, leaf thinning and bunch distribution, reasoned culture regarding chemical intervention and fertilizer enrichment.
  • Harvest: Hand-picked harvest with exacting bunch-by-bunch sorting of grapes at perfect maturity.
  • Vinification: Thanks to a conveyor, the grapes are moved into small, stainless steel, temperature controlled vats. The extraction is undertaken by gentle punching down of the cap of skins. The wine is then run-off with its lees into barrels to undergoe its malo-lactic fermentations.
  • Ageing: After the malo-lactic fermentations, the wine is aged over lees in oak barrels for around 14 months.
  • Food and wine pairings: It will perfectly accompany grilled red meats or stews, game or aged cheeses.
  • Harvest date: The harvest took place between the 30th of September and the 6th of October 2014.
  • Consulting Oenologist: Stéphane Derenoncourt

Clos Vieux Taillefer 2009
Elected best Merlot in the World at the IWSC-2011 competion

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