1605 SAN PABLO AVENUE, BERKELEY, CA 94702   |   510.524.1524

KERMIT LYNCH WINE MERCHANT

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Technical Information

Wine Blend Vine Age Soil Type Vineyard Area*
Cahors
Malbec Planted in 1990, 1995 Red Clay 15 ha
* "ha" = hectares; one hectare equals roughly two and a half acres

VITICULTURE / VINIFICATION

• Grapes are sorted and de-stemmed after the harvest

• Fermentation lasts 5 weeks in stainless steel tanks with daily punch-downs

• Aged in 100hl wood tanks for one year before bottling

• Aged in bottles for 3 months

• Not filtered nor fined

General Information

Country
France
Region
Southwest
Appellation(s)
Cahors
Producer
Philippe Bernède
Founded
1950
Annual Production
10,000 cases
Farming
Lutte Raisonnée
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