66% Cabernet Sauvignon, 34% Merlot
"Ruby red color, aromas of red fruits, currant and spice. Medium-bodied, very balanced wine with natural terroir character integrated with the fruit. Pairs very well with game, and red meats." ~winery notes
Situated on the right bank of the Garonne river, a little under 22 miles south of Bordeaux, Château Mathiot has enjoyed an enviable reputation for over two hundred years.
Soil: Limestone, Clay, Gravel
Age of vines (avg.) 20 years
Area: 2,5 ha
Wine making: Traditional with frequent pumping over. Temperature controlled and 2 to 3 weeks maceration period.
Ageing: In stainless steel tanks.
Blending: Cabernet-sauvignon : 66%, Merlot : 34%