Vieilles Vignes, Les Camille, Cahors 2012

Vieilles Vignes, Les Camille, Cahors 2012

Astor Wine and Spirits $15.99

http://www.astorwines.com

 

Sight

  • Clarity: Transparent 
  • Brightness: Day bright
  • Color: Deep Ruby
  • Rim: Magenta 
  • Viscosity: Medium with staining tears

 

Nose

  • Intensity: Moderate Plus
  • Age: young
  • Fruit: Blue berry, black berry, black cherry
  • Floral: Dried Violets
  • Non Fruit: Sage, Black Pepper, Cured meat, green pepper 
  • Earth: Barn yard soil, clay
  • Wood: Neutral

 

Palate

  • Fruit: Blue berry, black berry, black cherry
  • Floral:  Dried Violet
  • Non Fruit: Black pepper, Green pepper, cured meat 
  • Earth: barn yard animal
  • Wood

 

Structure

  • Sweetness: Dry
  • Body: Full
  • Tannin: Medium Plus
  • Acid: Medium plus
  • Alcohol: High

 

Pretty typical Chaors, which is Malbec from france. I’ve linked to the mendoza malbec. it’s much like that with higher non fruit and earth. and not bright rip fruit but more dried fruit.

 

 

Please check the link below for the typical flavor of the wine.