Fortin Plaisance, Saint - Emilion, 80% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon, A.C., 2020, Bordeaux rouge

A full Cuvée out of carefully hand-picked wines. It offers the popular Saint Emilion bouquet.
Year 2020 - 0,75 liter - 13.5% ABV
€ 21,20 / 1 liter, prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs
Contains sulphites
in stock
Article: 2020 Fortin Plaisance A.C. Saint - Émilion Cheval Quancard
Country: France
Growing area: Bordeaux, Saint - Émilion
Category: Red wine, dry
Classification: A .C.
Producer: Cheval Quancard
Grape variety: Merlot (80%), Cabernet Sauvignon (20%)
Description: A splendid, deep ruby red colour. Notes of old leather, quince, black cherry and toast on the nose. A silky initial taste blossoms on the palate into a full bodied wine with beautiful balance between fruit and wood. A warm, aromatic finish leaves the palate with nice toasted flavours.
Alcohol: 13.5%
Residual sugar: 2.0 g/l
Acid: 5.4 g/l
Drinking temperature: 16 - 18°C
Drink recommendation: To a stuffed roast duck, stewed veal "marengo", lamb stew or cheese type like sheep's milk cheese, Saint Nectaire or Mimolette.

According to legend, the installation of the vineyards goes back until the time of the romans. In the 13th century this famous Appellation developed and won at reputation. The 6-month development in oak barrels awards a very beautiful tannin texture to the wine. Fortin Plaisance is a Cuvée won out of well-chosen wines of different wine-growing estates.

A balanced choice of the typical Saint Emilion types of vine, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, aged in oak barrels for 6 months, this wine offers the popular Saint Emilion bouquet.   

Allergens: Sulphites
Further details
Country of origin: France
Company: Cheval Quancard
Address: La Mouline 4, rue du Carbouney BP 36 - 33565 CARBON BLANC CEDEX France