Heritage

Heritage

A unique identifiable ecology

When I presented my father with the very first box of “Héritage” his reaction was to say: “Daughter of mine, I can go with peace of mind now that I know they’ll be raising a glass in my name in the four corners of the world, and in such great style!”

Héritage Merlot Pays d'Oc IGP

Héritage Merlot

Pays d'Oc IGP

Cold, roast and grilled meats, grilled vegetables and cheeses but also works with starters.

Grape-variety 100% Merlot
Geography Vineyards situated in two different zones: Costières de Nîmes, a hot, pebbly terroir; and the high terraces of the Minervois.
Winemaking Entirely mechanised harvest. Entirely destemmed prior to vatting. Fermentation then proceeds for 25-30 days with control of temperatures. Regular and frequent pump-overs. Particular care taken to restrict the use of additives: natural yeasts, no fining, limited doses of SO2.
Tasting Notes Garnet-red colour with glints of purple. Fruit aromas (blackberry and raspberry), spiciness, and light, smoothly integrated vegetal aromas. Supple and agreeable on the palate. Nicely concentrated. To go with cold, roasted or grilled meat, grilled vegetables, cheese, but equally with starters. Nicely Serving temperature: 16-18°C