This historic 500 year old family owned estate in Sancerre, has become a specialist in the production of Great Wines from Centre Loire Valley thanks to its unrivalled know how.
Joseph Mellot wines express the quintessence of each of their terroirs.
Known for and distinguished by their high quality in more than 40 countries
globally, Joseph Mellot wines are the Ambassador for the Loire’s finest vintages.
Under the leadership of Catherine Corbeau Mellot, the Estate is now committed to sustainable development using Sustainable Agricultural methods to cultivate its vines.
VIN DE PAYS DU VAL DE LOIRE rouge DESTINEA Cabernet Franc
The grapes are completely destemmed and fermented at 28°C for one week. The press wine and free-run wine is aged separately and is gently filtered before being bottled.
Deep purple in colour.
Lovely, powerful, harmonious nose with floral (violet) and fruity (red berry) notes.
Bold at first opening up to softness on the palate with well-integrated tannins.
This cuvee is representative of its vintage featuring lovely ripe aromas and roundness on the palate. An overall pleasing wine that is perfect for a casual meal shared with friends.
A one-of-a-kind wine !
May be served chilled as an accompaniment to an entire meal or with pâtés, grilled fish, red meats, game, cheeses, red berry tarts.
Ideal serving temperature is between 8° to 10°C.