Demain

“A wine whose firm tannins have softened into sweet blackberry fruit and ripe structure. It’s full and broad, very ripe and powerful, with a restrained finish.”

- Roger Voss, Wine Enthusiast

VARIETAL

85% Malbec  15%Merlot


PRODUCTION

30,000 bottles


APPELLATION

Cahors


FARMING PRACTICE

Organic


ORIGINALITY

Fruity and original French Malbec with profound character, powerful yet elegant aromas and velvety tannins.


PRESS AND AWARDS

87 Points – Wine Enthusiast, 2012

Guide Hachette 2008, 2009, 2010


TERROIR/CLIMATE/SOIL

The property has 17 hectares of vines located in the area surrounding the meanders of the Lot river (Parnac, Luzech and Saint Vincent Rive d’Olt loops).

Soil: Ancient alluvia, gravel and red clay.


VITICULTURE/WINEMAKING

Single Guyot pruning with de-budding, supervised control and prophylactic diseases protection, leaf stripping on rising sun side, green harvest. 

Vinification 3-week vatting in stainless steel vat, cold pre-fermentation maceration, alcoholic fermentation at 27-29°C with soft and flexible pump-overs and release, hot post-fermentation maceration following extraction of tannins, malolactic fermentation in stainless steel vats.

Aging: In cement vats for 12 months, without fining, minimal filtration.


TASTING NOTES

Brilliant, intense ruby color with purplish glints, this wine reveals a fruity and sustained bouquet that blends floral scents of violet and ripe fruit. Supple and lingering in the mouth, we perceive dark berry fruits and violets accompanied by expressive tannins.


PAIRINGS

It is an easy-going wine that can be combined with cold meat and strong cheeses, Filet of Beef au Poivre, or Roast Lamb with White Beans.