Les Terres Blanches is made from a selection vineyard of Les Domaines Edmond de Rothschild located on Montagne Saint-Emilion.
The vineyard of Les Terres Blanches is located on Montagne appellation, represents 45 hectares of ideal soil on clay and limestone slopes facing south. This excellent terroir has the particularity of appearing in places limestone outcrops and offers its distinctive taste to the merlot, which is the main grape variety of Saint-Emilion. That's what inspired the name"Terre Blanches"for this cuvée. Appellation. Particular attention is given to vineyard management
Les Terres Blanches is made from a selection of parcels from Les Domaines Edmond de Rothschild situated on the Montagne Saint-Emilion Appellation. Particular attention is given to vineyard management in order to achieve low yield and get quality grapes at optimum ripeness. the wooden vats, stainless steel wine is then carefully aged in French oak barrels during 12 months.
This wine has expressive fresh nose of red hair and a touch of herbs, supple in the mouth with subtle and very fresh red fruit flavors, supported by delicate oak and subtle hints of caramel.
Type: Red wine
Appellation: AOC Montagne Saint-Emilion
Grape variety(s): 70% merlot, 20% cabernet franc, 10% cabernet sauvignon.
Soils: Limestone and clay
Average Vine age: 25 years
Aging: 30% in old barrels, rest in stainless steel tanks.
Origin: Montagne Saint-Emilion, Bordeaux.