Le Petit Malbec is more tannic, with a chewy texture, raisin-esque flavours and astringent feel noticeable on the palate.
Le Petit Malbec 2015
Le Petit Malbec is well-balanced wine with a deep purple red/violet colour and very fine and silky tannins and lush texture.
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La Couronne Le Petit Malbec
Food pairing notes
Le Petit Malbec can be paired with fattier meats but because it brings forth unique dark plum and cassis fruit notes, making ideal to pair with poultry and pork.
In the Vineyard
Age of vines: 10 years
Yield: 7 t/ha
Harvest Method: Hand Picked
Terrior: East facing slopes with plenty of morning and midday sun.
In the Cellar
The grapes are pressed and then transferred to old French and American Oak barrels and aged for 18 months. Thereafter the wine was transferred to stainless steel tanks to ferment at a temperature between 20 and 28°C for 6 months before bottled.
TA: 27.7 g/l
RS: 2.5 g/l