O by Gilles Louvet is a range of AB certified premium wines made from organic grapes. The signature of the O by Gilles Louvet lies within the style of each wine that represents the qualities unique to each terroir. The water availability in the South of France is perfect for the complete ripening of the pinot noir grape. Notes of mild spices compliment the red-fruit aromas resulting in an elegant structured Pinot.
WINEMAKING & AGING
Appellation : VIN DE PAYS D’OC
Vintage : 2010
Yield: 40 HL/HA
Grape varieties: 100% Pinot noir
Age of the vines: 25 Y.O.
Terroir: The pinot noir was planted in a very well drained, clay, gravel and sand area, with a good available water reserve. The south of France climate and the water availability is the perfect combination for the complete ripening of the fruit.
Harvest: Machine harvested in the coolest hours of the night to protect and retain the fruity aromas from the grape
Winemaking notes: Fermented and macerated for two weeks at controlled temperature. Aged in concrete tanks for 12 months.
An intense red color with crimson tints. Rich and lasting red-fruit aromas (blackcurrant and wild strawberries), along with notes of mild spices. Full and unctuous on the palate, with aromas backed up by the very fine tannins and an elegant structure. It is the result of the very careful vinification of perfect grapes.
Serving Suggestions: Enjoy at 61 °F with lamb, chicken or ripe cheese
Drink within: 2 years