The Red Tower

Wine estate Château Saint Louis Fronton
Wine estate Château Saint Louis Fronton

This vintage of a amiable simplicity is characteristic of Comte Tolosan PGI wines.

The grapes come from plots with well-drained soils to produce wines aromatic to the light structure for immediate pleasure.
The blend of this cuvée varies according to the vintage, mixing Pinot Saint Georges (Négrette), Gamay, Syrah and Merlot
Each grape variety is vinified separately classic vinification with maceration and several load shedding. Breeding is carried out for 10% in oak barrels and 90% in tank for 6 to 12 months.

Vineyard

30ha in Organic Agriculture Age of vines: 35 years on average.

Terroir

Boulbène and sandy silt on the surface and clay at depth.

Grape varieties

40% Pinot Saint Georges (Négrette) 30% Cabernet Franc 10% Merlot, Syrah, Tannat

Winemaking

Vinification is classic, with a long maceration and two or three delestages. 90 of the wine is aged in concrete vats, then 10 in oak barrels for 12 months.

Tasting

A cuvée of amiable simplicity On the nose, red fruits and spices On the palate, fruit again, suppleness, roundness and melted tannins For immediate pleasure.

Wine and food pairing

Aperitif, charcuterie/cheese platter, white meat dishes.
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