Chateau Cantelaudette Graves de Vayres Rouge Prestige

Chateau Cantelaudette

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Snapshot
Vintage: 2015
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: France
Region: Bordeaux
Appellation: Graves De Vayres
Wine type: Red
Varietals: Red Blend
Varietal notes: 100% Merlot
Vineyard: Vineyards are located between Bordeaux and Libourne, on a plateau overlooking the Dordogne River
Soil: Sandy clay
Viticulture: Shoot thinning and leaf pulling to avoid clumps of vegetation and encourage photosynthesis; green harvesting, grapes are all hand harvested.
Vinification: The grapes are destemmed, crushed and fermented in stainless steel. Some micro-oxygenation is done to soften the wine.
Aging: The wine is aged 12 months in 50% in neutral barrel and 50% tank.
Production: 10,000 cases annually