France

Croix Canon (2012)

Product Information

Country: France

Area: Bordeaux / St.-Emilion

Wine style: Red

Varietal: Merlot, Cabernet Franc

Style: Dry

Alc(%): 14.2

Grade: A.O.C.- St.-Emilion

Producer: Chateau Canon

Size: 750ml

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Tasting Note
The expressive nose discloses exceptional aromatic strength and notes of strawberry, raspberry and spice which intertwine harmoniously. The palate is smooth with a seductive texture and the tannins are fine and well-integrated.

Food Matching Meat, Pasta, Chocolate etc....

Grape variety 85% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Franc

 

Terroir/Vinification

Vinification Desteming and hand sorting before gravity encuvage in stainless stezl with thermoregulation. 2 weeks maceration with alcoolic fermentation followed by 1 month malolactic fermentation with 70% in tank and 30% in barrel. 10 months aging in barrel with esquive racking and egg white fining.

Ageing Aged in French Oak with 25% new for 10 months with esquive racking and egg white fining.

Acidity 3.2
pH 3.67
Residual sugar 1.6