Merlot, Les Classiques 2020



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Traditional varietal from the Bordeaux area, Merlot qualities led it to be grown pretty much everywhere in Southern France and beyond as it gained international recognition.

Merlot displays a nice tannic structure, yet round and smooth.
In Ardèche, at an elevation of 400m, it has found a fresh terroir in the Southern Rhône that leads to smooth and fruity profile.

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The vineyard is located in the south east of southern Ardèche on the right bank of the Rhône valley.
It is located on clay-limestone, basalt and sandstone soils with the influence of a Mediterranean climate.
The harvest is made at night during the coolest hours, and a short maceration allows to obtain a beautiful deep pink color.