Chateau Fontareche Corbieres Rouge Vieilles Vignes
Chateau Fontareche is a historic chateau located in the Corbieres hills in Southern France. This wine comes from the oldest vines 'vieille vignes' and is a great value, juicy and fruity blend of traditional grape varieties.
Deep cherry-purple colour, fruity aromas of red cherry, herbs and spices. On the palate the wine is warming and spicy with soft juicy fruit and a smooth finish
Regional Information The Corbieres is a large wine producing region in South West France. It enjoys a warm mediteranean climate to fully ripen a wide variety of grapes
The grapes are destemmed and then placed in concrete tanks for fermentation which lasts 3-5 weeks at 25 degrees rising to 30 degrees towards the end of the vinification. The wine is pumped over and then aged in tank for around 14 months before being bottled.Producer Chateau Fontareche, 11200 Canet d'Aude
Dry Red Wine
Grapes: Mourvedre, Syrah, Grenache, Carignan
ALCOHOL: 13.5% VOL