Chateau La Rame 2018 Bordeaux Rouge AOC
Item Number: 16064
Sub Region: Entre-Deux-Mers
Appellation/AVA: Bordeaux AOP
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 60% Merlot / 40% Cabernet Sauvignon
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Soil Type: Clay and limestone with sand topsoil
Wine Notes: The vineyards for this lovely red Bordeaux are at the base of the hillside vineyards of the estate in the village of Sainte Croix du Mont and are composed of limestone and clay. The grape varieties are Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, and the average age of the vines is 32 years. The wine ferments with native yeast and ages in temperature-controlled vats. Malolactic fermentation occurs in tank. The wine matures in stainless steel and about 10% in oak barrel. It is bottled after 18 months.
Filtration and Fining: They use vegetable fining agents (green peas, potatoes). Tangential filtration occurs after the harvest and plate filtration occurs before bottling.
Sulfites: Total sulfites are around 22mg/l.