Cartagène, cartagena in Occitan, is a traditional and typical Languedoc liqueur wine (mistelle). It is obtained from must of fresh grapes and wine brandy. This presents a remarkable balance.
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Domaine Le Conte des Floris
Cartagène blanche 2015
France - Languedoc
Cartagene, cartagena in Occitan, is a traditional and typical Languedoc liqueur wine (mistelle). It is obtained from fresh grape must and wine brandy.
Cold settling, direct entonnage, mutage with alcohol aged in barrels for 2 years, aging for 2 years in barrels not topped up.
Carignan blanc, roussanne, marsanne
The nose is powerful, aromatic and fruity, on raisins, honey, candied citrus fruits. The palate highlights the sensuality of caramel, the sweetness and persistent fruit. Alcohol, well integrated, is almost imperceptible; very nice balance.
Mistelle blanche (sweet)
Food and wine :
Fine apricot tartlet, verbena sorbet. Roquefort and roasted peach marmalade.
Aging potential in your cellar:
50 cl - 16% volume
Alcohol abuse is dangerous for health. To consume with moderation.
“The consumption of alcoholic beverages during pregnancy, even in small quantities, can have serious consequences on the health of the child.
|Organic wine :||Vin Bio|
|Type of farming:||biodynamic agriculture, Organic Agriculture|
|Keep :||Childcare potential of 8 years and over|
|Style of wines :||Vin de liqueur|
|The advice of guides :||Bettane - Desseauve, Parker, French Wine Review|
|Grapes:||White Carignan, Marsanne|