Le Canon du Marechal Rosé 2015

Côtes Catalanes IGP

Made from grapes from vines that belonged to Field Marshal Joffre, war hero and native of the Catalan region, the classic “Canon du Maréchal” range, available in red, rosé and white, are fruity, smooth and crisp wines that can be easily enjoyed throughout almost any meal. Wines made with organic and biodynamic grown grapes - Certification Ecocert.


Vinification

Machine picked during the night. Skin maceration of 8 hours at low temperature before pressing. After racking, the alcoholic fermentation is temperature controlled at 18°C.


Maturation

This wine is bottled within 6 months of the harvest, and stored in air-conditioned cellars.


Tasting Notes

Eye: A light pink colour with hints of raspberry.

Nose: ARomas of fresh red fruits like strawberry, raspberry, cherry, and amylic notes.

Palate: A smooth and round palate, with refreshing acidity.


Food Pairings

Best drunk within 2 years at 12C. Ideal for appetizers, or with charcuterie, roasted vegetables and barbecue.


Organic Certifications

Accolades

Silver
Challenge Millésime Bio



Resources

Download the tech sheet (pdf)
Download the high-resolution bottle shot (tiff)
Visit www.cazes-rivesaltes.com

Varietals

50% Syrah
50% Mourvèdre


Appellation

Côtes Catalanes IGP

Côtes Catalanes IGP


Bottles Produced

55,000


Alcohol

13.0%


Soil Types

Clay and limestone, with rolled pebbles from the foothills of the Corbières mountain range.


Total Acidity

3.59g/L


pH

3.34


Sugar

1.3g/L