Wine By The Bottle
Current View: French Reds
Bottle Price: $40.00
Bin: 498
Name: Clos La Coutale Cahors
Vintage: 2013
Region: Cahors AOC, France (WS:85 - Drink now)
Varietal: French Reds
Producer: Clos La Coutale
Country: France

Tasting Notes: Red currant and dried raspberry notes are highlighted by a tangy acidity in this tautly structured red. Herb, savory spice and earth details round out the finish. Drink now. 4,887 cases imported. — GS
Galaxy Notes: 80% Malbec, 20% Merlot. 25 year old vines. Traditional vinification. Grapes are sorted and de-stemmed after the harvest. Each vineyard parcel is vinified separately. Wine is fermented in stainless steel with daily punch-downs. Fermentation lasts anywhere from 15 to 18 days. Wine is blended in January and aged in foudre and 1-2 years old barrels from Bordeaux grand cru for one year before bottling.
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