Château Auris Rouge

Appellation: AOP CORBIERES (Terroir de Fontfroide)

Soil: Located in the heart of the Fontfroide hills, Château Auris benefits from a protected and cool situation tempering the Mediterranean climate. This terroir allows a perfect ripening, in the meantime preserving natural acidity and fruity aromas. Soils are diverse: sand, clay and silt.

Grapes: Syrah, Grenache, Carignan.

Harvest: Manual and mechanical harvest from September 15th to October 3rd.

Yield: 30hl/h.

Vinification: Traditional with total destemming of the grapes. Soft extraction and ageing in tank 21 days maceration for the Carignan. Syrah has been aged in oak barrels (batonnage 12 months).

Alcohol: 14 %

Tasting: Ruby red color. Intense and complex bouquet with red and black berry fruits and pepper notes. The mouth is souple and round with a lingering finish. Already elegant and charming, it can be kept for 4 to 5 years. Serve at 17°C.


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