CHATEAU DU FRANDAT, Buzet, AOC Buzet, Rouge, 2018

AOC Buzet

A structured, fruity wine, with a melted-oaky taste.


To drink now or to wait up to 5 years!
2014 has given us an excellent vintage, thanks to a warm summer and a sunshined September, which broght the grapes to a perfect maturity.
Our vines are situated on a wide plateau, on the heights of Nérac, Gascony.
Clay and limestone soils
Yield of 55hl per ha with 4000 vine plants per ha
Each grape variety is vinified separately. The alcoholic fermentation last about 2 weeks with a perfectly regulated temperature of 25/26 ° C. Malolactic fermentation in stainless steel tanks, after which the blend is realized. Ageing of 12 months in French oak barrels.
Merlot : 60 %
Cabernet franc : 20 %
Cabernet sauvignon : 20 %

Tasting tips

to serve at 16/18° C
Colour: Limpid garnet of a good intensity
Bouquet: Cpmlex on flavors of cherry and fresh fruit. Fine grilled and toasted aromas appears when swirling the wine.
Taste: Elegant and well-balanced wine; Flavors of alcohol-macerated fruit, with notes of liquorice and chocolate.