Country / Region: Bordeaux
Name: AOP Bordeaux
Grape variety: 90% Merlot & 10% Cabernet Franc
Alcohol: 14 vol.
Capacity: 75 cl
Wine:The 2018 Red Bordeaux by Valap is an amazing wine. Fresh, juicy, consistent without excess, it unfolds a perfect balance in a palate linking flavors of black fruits, freshness and dynamism. This is the radiant face of Bordeaux, its most sincere identity! A superb red to be appreciated without delay with grilled meats or salted meats.
Vinification:Mechanical harvesting with determination of the date according to parcel analysis by tasting, parcel-based vinification in stainless steel vats, extraction by fractional pumping over.
Color:Dark red of good intensity.
Nose:Beautiful aromas of intense black fruits.
Palate:Fresh and consistent, this wine of beautiful balance delivers a palate that is both dynamic and fruity. What a delight!
Temperature:Serve between 16 and 18°C.
Food and wine pairing:Grilled meats, charcuterie platter.
Cellar aging:From now until 2028
In the shadow of the Grands Crus Classés, there are winemakers that create unique and remarkable wines that are still relatively unknown.
Valap and Stéphane Derenoncourt, a star consultant, have joined forces to focus on these incredible winemakers and highlight their success; a talent that has often gone unnoticed but which reflects the dynamism of the Bordeaux region.