Saumur-Champigny Rouge 2013 - Château de Villeneuve

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£ 10.50 tax incl.

 
A classic but very well-made Saumur-Champigny, light-bodied and full of red fruits aromas, enhanced by a spicy touch towards the end. Nothing complicated, but it represents a great value to discover the appellation. Definitely the kind of red we love to have for a spring lunch with a barbecue grilled meat.
Hint: Saumur-Champygny are even better when served slightly chilled.
 
Wine Characteristics When & how to drink?
 
Domain: Château de Villeneuve
Vintage: 2013
Appellation: Saumur-Champigny
Region: Loire Valley
Type: Dry red wine
 
Grapes: Cabernet Franc
 
 
Drink from now to 2018
30 minutes before at 14-16°C
 
Food pairing: Excellent light-bodied red for a spring lunch with grilled meat. You can even chill the bottle if you are opening it on a warm summer day!
 
  Technical stuff
   
Soil: Clay-limestone soils
Vineyard: Organic
Age of Vines: 35 to 40 years old
Harvest: Manual
Maturing: 20% in oak barrels, 80% in stainless steel vats
Alcohol: 12.5%
 
What experts say    
   
On the producer: 3* (High quality production)
   

 

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