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  • Concours des grands vins de France de Mâcon 2018 : Silver medal
  • Concours des vins des vignerons indépendants 2018 : Silver medal

Domaine Charpentier

Carpe Diem
Reuilly AOP
Red 2016
13.50 € tax incl per btl of 75 cl
81.00 € tax incl box of 6 bottles
Rewards Concours des vins des vignerons indépendants 2018 : Silver medal ; Concours des grands vins de France de Mâcon 2018 : Silver medal
Region Loire
Appellation Reuilly
Cuvée Carpe Diem
Color Red
Vintage 2016
Grape variety Pinot noir
Alcohol 12.5%
Content 75 cl (Bouteille)

Wine making

Sustainable viticulture. Traditional hand picking. Use of sorting tables, Temperature-controlled fermentation in stainless steel vats, Malolactic fermentation. Ageing in demi-muid (large wooden vat) used for one previous vintage, Light filtering, Traditional corks.


Appareance

Ruby-red colour, deep, deep purple highlights.


Nose

Elegant, fine, subtle blackcurrant aromas, subtle cherry aromas, slight fresh fruit aromas, subtle black pepper aromas.


Palate

Elegant, generous, full-bodied, fresh fruit hints, black fruit hints, spice hints, elegant tannin, fine tannin, fresh tannin, round, light body, discreet intensity, good length.


Wine and food pairing

Fish in a sauce, Grilled red meats, White meats, Poultry, Cheeses


Serving temperature

13° - 17°


Aging potential

From 2016 to 2021