Thursday, 28 February 2013

TN : Domaine Virginie Thunevin 2009, Lalande de Fronsac, Bordeaux, France

This wine is a blend of 70% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon, and 10% Cabernet Franc. 35,000 bottles were produced. There is 2.5 grammes per litre of residual sugar and the total acidity is 5.5 grammes per litre. The vines are planted at a density of 6,500 vines per hectare. This wine received 89 points from Wine Spectator and 15 out of 20 from Bettane and Desseauve.

This wine was imported by Vinovativa AB.

Colour : Dark plum

Aroma : Oak, coffee, blackcurrant, cedar, raspberry

Taste : Blackcurrant, raspberry, cedar, coffee, liqourice

Alcohol : 14%

Price : 142 SEK

Systembolaget Number : 74605

Mark : C+

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