Domaine Abbatucci Minestre Rouge (Corsica) 2013

  • Type: Red
  • Producer: Domaine Abbatucci
  • Varietal: Other Red Wines
  • Country: France
  • Region: French Country
  • Size: F - 750 ml
  • Bin: D0535
$89.95
In stock
SKU
D0535
Domaine Abbatucci Minestre Rouge (Corsica) 2013 is available to buy in increments of 1

"Black cherry color and ruby ​​reflections, the powerful nose evokes a touch of sour red fruits (gooseberry and blackcurrant). This wine is finely wooded, slightly smoky and contains the mineral note characteristic of the Domaine. The tannins are very elegant and the [finish] is very complex." - Notes from the Producer

"Vines planted from 1960-1962. Cuvée's full name is "Ministre Imperial: Jacques-Pierre-Charles Abbatucci" who was a leading military figure under Napoleon's Premier Empire, and then became a prominent consul under Napoleon III. Grapes crushed by foot and macerated 15 days. Elevage in old 600L barrel. Vines are planted at a density of 3,500 vines per hectare, natural grass ground cover between each vineyard row. Biodynamic practices have been followed since 2000. All fruit is harvested by hand." - Notes from the Producer