Fontaine Miraculeuse: The Font Cluse Fountain was discovered in 746 AC, during the battle of Charles MARTEL against the Saracens. Thanks to the fountain, injured soldiers healed their
Their recovery was so quick that doctors have recognized Font Cluse therapeutic virtues.
Charlemagne, François 1 st , Marguerite de Valois, wife of Henri IV and Louis XII cameto Meynes in order to benefit from its blessing.
FONTAINE MIRACULEUSE RED
AOC COSTIERES DE NÎMES
Grape varieties :
80% Carignan Old vines and 20% Syrah
Vinification and ageing process :
Harvested manually, vinified with the full grape. Then, aged in concrete vat during 6 months.
Cellaring potential :
4 to 5 years.
Organoleptic description :
Deep red with a very expressive nose, hints of black fruits such as myrtle or blackberry. On the palate the wine is full of roundness with an harmonious structure.
Wine and food pairing :
Easy match with cooked beef or veal.
Alcohol content : 14 % vol.
Service temperature 16 to 18°C. :