Region: South West
Grape Variety: 50% Cabernet Franc, 30% Merlot, 20% Syrah
Aging Potential: Drink now through 2022
Serving Temperature: 16 °C
Alcohol Level: 13%
- Organic & Biodynamic Wine -
Sun warmed blackberries, scents of asphalt and baking spice mingle with an iron mineral note on the nose. Nice and round in the mouth, the acid persists and the tannins have started to unravel and gain a slightly coarser texture. Touch of smoky and meaty savoriness with the fruit and mineral drenched palate. The finish remains fairly persistent and segues into a dry herbal note and a little black tea at the tail end.
Elian Da Ros is one of the greatest french winemakers of biodynamic and organic wines. He made his classes at another famous biodynamics vintner, Olivier Humbrecht from Domain Zind-Humbrecht (Alsace). In a few years, he built a fine reputation with fans around the world and gourmet restaurants.
In an appellation dominated more than 95% by a cooperative, Élian Da Ros real product bio chips at reasonable prices. Bold gamble that this facility a few miles of the great Bordeaux vineyards in the appellation of Côtes du Marmandais!
Élian Da Ros, after his classes in Alsace alongside Zind Humbrecht , returned to his native region and took over the vineyard from his father and gradually increased the area of the field to encompass the finest terroirs of Cocumont.
The estate vineyard of Elian Da Ros is planted with the main grapes of Bordeaux : Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc that bring a real balance, assemblage treaties with indigenous grape " the Abouriou " he assimilates to the gamay South West. Each plot is grown biodynamic, harvested and vinified separately and then assembled in various vintages. His first vintage in 1998. One area where the majority of wines are certified organic. His vintage The wine is a wine festival is a great pal of a very good quality / price ratio.
|Producer||Domaine Elian da Ros|
|Classification||Cotes du Marmandais|
|Grape Variety||50% Cabernet Franc, 30% Merlot, 20% Syrah|
|Wine Closure||Natural Cork|