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Guide Hachette des vins 2022
★★

Saumur red

Les Silices

Red
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€ 9,10 EUR

Les Silices is a light, fruity wine, ideal for conviviality and sharing. Gentle, slow vinification extracts just the right amount of substance from the grapes to achieve the desired balance of character and suppleness.

bottle(s)

Wine characteristics

Grape variety(ies)

Cabernet Franc 100%.

Terroir

Vines aged from 12 to 42 years on tufa rock. Grassed and tilled soil.

Vinification

Gentle maceration for 10 to 15 days. Malolactic fermentation and ageing in concrete vats. Bottled in June following the harvest.

Saumur red
Les Silices

Tasting advice

Temperature

Serve at 13/16°C.

Food and wine pairing

Enjoy this red Saumur with meat, cheese, barbecue and salads.

vines of the Domaine du Vieux Pressoir
Sandstone jars in the cellars of the Domaine du Vieux Pressoir, near Saumur

A wine aged in amphora

Latest awards

Vintage 2020:
- ★★ Guide Hachette des vins 2024

Vintage 2018:
- Gold Medal at the Concours Général Agricole de Paris 2020
- Bronze Medal at the Concours des Ligers d'Angers 2020
- Label Haute Valeur Environnementale

Vintage 2017:
- Gold Medal at the Concours des Vignerons Indépendants 2019
- Silver Medal at the Concours des Vins Féminalise 2019

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