CHATEAU MONTAURIOL RIGAUD
Cuvée Les Crozes 2005
Appellation d’Origine Contrôlée Corbières
“Work so that my wines are recognised as a benchmark of the AOC Corbières.” Bernard Rigaud, winegrower of this beautiful chateau is involved since ever to offer great quality wines. His vineyard, situated close to Thézan in the region of the Corbières is limited at 5 hectares of hilly grounds where the sun rules unchallenged.
Grape Varietals : 95% Carignan (selection) – 5% Syrah
Colour: An admirable, intense and brilliant garnet-red robe.
Nose : Straightforward and pleasant, marked by red fruits (blueberry) with light notes of thyme and pine nuts.
Mouth : Beautiful fat structure ; its elegance and strength are perfectly well‑balanced.
Recommandations: It will be a wonderful accompaniment for tripes from the Languedoc or simply with an aubergine gratin.
Serve at room temperature of 18°C
Distinctions to vintage 2006
Bronze medal at the « Concours des Grands Vins du Languedoc »