Château Roland La Garde - Prestige
The Cuvée Prestige is the second wine of Roland La Garde, it presents a beautiful concentration on complex aromas of fruit with a fleshy mouth and a long finish with very fine tannins. A beautiful wine for aging.
Varieties : 75% Merlot - 20% Cabernet Sauvignon - 5% Malbec
Age of the Vines : 25 years old average
Yield : 35HL/Ha
Grounds : Presence of clay-limestone grounds with clay silt changes to sandy-clay layers.
Vinification : Cold maceration 3 to 5 days before fermentation - Pumping over everyday - Temperature control by thermoregulation - Natural fermentation with natural yeasts.
Aging : 12 months in Barrels (20% New)
Tasting Notes : The cuvée Prestige is attractive by its ripe and intense fruitiness. It is also by its silky tannins in support of a generous palate, round and sweet, energized by a more crisp finish.
Aging Potential : 5 to 15 years
Tasting Advices : Can be matched with all red meats, French Southwestern dishes and cheese. Can be decanted an hour before tasting. Serve at 16-17°C.