No age statement
Category: Rouge Floc de Gascogne
Product of: France
Alain Lalanne makes this rose Floc de Gascogne from Cabernet grown on sandy slopes in the Midi-Pyrenees region. He fortifies the Floc using distillate from the previous year and then ages it for 10 months in his own cellars prior to bottling.
Sampled on 27/03/2014
Clear, burgundy red with tawny tints.
Blackcurrant, cherry, prunes and raisons with vanilla fudge and tobacco leaf.
Toffee fudge, red berry fruit, prunes, tobacco and mild fruit tannins.
Red berry fruit with very mild oaky tannins and vanilla.
Closure: Natural cork stopper