Château de Grangeneuve rouge 2012

Le Château de Grangeneuve is Château Hostens-Picant's entry-level wine.

GRAPE VARIETIES:
60% Merlot, 40% Cabernet franc

TERROIR:
Limestone and clay soil

VINIFICATION:
Classic Bordelais. First alcoholic then malolactic fermentation is overseen in stainless steel vats,
temperature-controlled to ensure proper color and juice extractions. The wine is then aged in oak
casks for four to five months. The different grape varieties are aged separately in a process that
precedes final blending.
Price9€

Ideal serving temperature: 15-16°C

One of our favorite recipes: Barbecue meat roasted over vine shoots.

Gold Medal - China Wine & Spirits Awards 2013