Malbec “La Viminiére” is one of the single-grape varieties of Château Fleur Haut Gaussens. Made from an precocious terroir, this 100% Malbec is the result of a new approach of plot selection and modern vinification.
Vinification : Use of whole stalks. Smooth and short maceration. Slow vinification during more than 25 days at low temperature.
Aging : 5 months in new French and American oak barrel
This pure Malbec is opulent and generous on the nose. Aromas of blueberry jam, wild fruits with a toasted oak. Medium-bodied, with a stone of sweet black plum, blueberry and honey. The tannins are powdered. Its acidity keep the balance. A dense, powerful and fine malbec. Aging potential: +/- 10 years.
Grape: 100% Malbec