(6 BOTTLES) SAMAS 2018
Varieties: 100% Merlot.
History: The vines were planted with different grape varieties for centuries for local consumption. At present, the production of the Samas winery is limited to 3000 bottles per year from manual harvesting, exclusively from organic grapes.
Soil: Slate soil, poor in organic matter, low production.
Yield: 20hl / ha.
Fermentation in demi-muid barrels of 500l Allier French. In storage and macerated for 24 days. Malolactic fermentation in demi-muid barrels. Aging in demi-muid barrels for 12 months.
Tasting note: Purple and reddish cherry color. Powerful and deep aromas, of ripe fruit with dense notes of earth from long aging in oak; They lead to the discovery of rich and subtle tannins very elongated on the palate. It promises a long aging period and decanting is recommended prior to tasting.