Laudes de Leingoust, AOP Minervois, Rouge, 2020

Presentation

Location
With origins dating back to the 15th century, the historic Leingoust Abbey continued to bouse monks up until the end of the 19th century. This unspoilt environment is bordered by the Aude River and the Canal du Midi. The range of terroirs allow the creation of unique generous, and complex wines.
In the vineyard
Harvested at full maturity, the different grape varieties are vinified seperately with a limited use of additives.
Vinification
Harvested at full maturity, the different grape varieties are vinified seperately with a limited use of additives. Fermenting and extraction at around 27° to optimise the extraction of the tannins.
Varietals
Grenache noir : 40%
Mourvèdre : 30%
Syrah : 30%
Specifications
Contains sulphites.
AB Agriculture Biologique Certifié par FR-BIO-01 Agriculture France

Advice

Serving
Service temperature between 16 et 18°C
Ageing potential
2 to 3 years
Tasting
Deep red color, spicy nose, tending slightly towards prune. The harmonious and dense mouth offers a lengthy finale.

Reviews

88/100
"Medium deep garnet colour. Sweet slightly balsamic aromas, dried fruit, fig, prune, floral notes and garrigue. Soft and rounded palate, slight feeling of sweetness with a soft texture, mild acidity and medium to long finish.
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