Caravelle is the result of a careful selection from 35 plots of old vines out of over 1200, based on the perfect adaptation of the grape variety to the terroir, and on their low yield.
This top-of-the-range Listrac only gets produced in great vintage years.
Certified HVE3 as of the 2019 vintage.
|2016 VINTAGE : 1* Guide Hachette 2020|
|2012 VINTAGE : Silver Vinalies Internationales 2016 + Silver Mondial de Bruxelles 2016|
|60 % Merlot|
|35 % Cabernet Sauvignon|
|5 % Petit Verdot|
|Serving temperature: 17 / 18 °C.|
|Decant 1 to 2 hours before serving|
|The wine is not treated, deposit is natural|
|Meats : roasted beef, duck, games|
|Cheeses : Comté, ewe's milk cheese, sheddar|
|Yield : Between 30 and 40 hl / ha|
|Sorting grapes on the vine|
|Traditional vinification in thermo-regulated vats|
|Aged for 12 months in oak barrels|
|Bottling under vacuum at the property|