Cabardès Originelle Rouge
Near the famous Medieval “Cité de Carcassonne”, with the beautiful Canal du Midi running directly through it, la Mijane is a domaine shaped by history. Wine grower since the 18th century, la Mijane has stood the test of time in its majestic setting.
The vineyard covers a hundred hectares including 35 hectares of vines.
Oceanic and Mediterranean influences create a succession of freshness and sunshine giving a microclimate for developing complex, original and balanced wines.
Cold pre fermentation maceration
Thermo regulated fermentation
Vatting period determined by numerous sampling
Malolactic fermentation completed
1/3 aged in oak barrels for 6 months
Bottling 18 months after harvested, during winter to conserve aromas
Grape : 60% Merlot, 40% Grenache
Colour: Garnet red colour
Bouquet: Notes of fresh blackcurrant and gooseberries
Taste: Soft and round and deliciously fruity
Food pairing: Lamb chops, pork ribs, wide variety of cheeses…
Service recommendation: Between 14° and 17°
Ageing potential: 5 years