The Great Wines of Languedoc - The Wines of Occitania - South of France
The Domaine des Mathurins is the result of a long family history, which continues and is transmitted for five generations. The 20 hectares of vineyards located in the heart of the vineyard of AOP Saint-Chinian offer, on these lands of clays and limestones, balanced, audacious and creative wines. All Domaine des Mathurins vintages are organic wines, each with a great personality.
The vintage Carnaval des Sens is a red wine made from a blend of 80% Syrah and 20% black Carignan. The yields per hectare for this vintage hardly reach the 25hl / ha. Carnival is created from the best grapes of the plots of the domain. They are picked at the limit of over-ripening to extract all the aromatic concentration of these two grape varieties.
The carnival breeding is done for 9 months in new French oak barrel in the cellar of the estate.
This red wine from Saint-Chinian offers a dense, deep robe enlivened by subtle garnet, purple highlights. The nose is slightly toasted, caramelized and gives off aromas of jammy black fruits (blackberries, blackcurrants).
The attack on the palate is full, full and melting. She brings with her notes of cocoa, zan, black fruits and sweet spices.
You will enjoy Carnival of the Senses of Domaine des Mathurins on a rack of lamb with herbs, a duck breast with gingerbread or a nice piece of grilled meat.
A red wine Saint-Chinian AOP to enjoy today after 1:30 - 2h opening in advance. Be sure to maintain a maximum temperature of 17 to 18 ° C at the time of service and throughout the meal.
You can also keep this wine in cellar for another 5 to 8 years.