FONTANET - 'LES TERRASSES' ROUGE RED 2019
Light wine, with a brilliant robe, has aromas of morello cherry and strawberries. The sweet red fruits flatter the palate and the aftertaste offers supple, elegant structure.
ORIGIN France, Languedoc-Roussillon
MAKER Les Terrasses
GRAPES Grenache, Carrignan and Syrah
PAIRING Pizzas, grilled meat and exotic cuisine
These wines are produced in Saint-Saturnin just west of Montpeyrou, using local grape varieties grown on the south-facing slopes of the Cevennes. The clay-limestone soil is very rocky and benefits from a dry climate in summer that limits yields.