South of France
Less well-known by most due to the popularity of Bordeaux vineyards nearby. For red wine, Cahors and Madiran are in the lead. It is also a great area for sweet wines, they age very well.
Alain Brumont is a top, respected producer in the area.
Made with Tannat grape dominance and an addition of Cabernet Sauvignon.
Maceration for 3 to 6 weeks. Fermentation at 28°C, punching down of the pomace cap. Maturing in...
From a sustainable estate, Chateau Pineraie is situated in the South West of France on a terrace of the Lot region (North West of Toulouse). The vineyard comprises 37 hectares, for red wine production only. Two grapes compose the blend of this wine, 85% old Malbec, or ‘Auxerrois’, as it is known in that region, and 15% Merlot.