1/2 Château Cavalier Marafiance 2016
Ref : 476533
i.e. 18.53 € / liter
1 product(s) soldsince yesterday
- Keeping level Ready to drink
- Service temperature 11°
Our food and wine pairings
- Soft cheese
- White meat
Do you know ?
Château Cavalier stands at the heart of the Massif des Maures, and is named for the stream flowing through the property.
Domain and appellation
Property of the Maison Castel since 2000, the Château Cavalier is located between the cities of Aix-en-Provence and Nice, in the Var region and produces high-quality rosé wines.
- Terroir: Spread over 132 hectares, the vines evolve on sandy and limestone soils, made of sandstone and clay soils, helping the drainage. Each hectare has 5 500 plants.
- Viticulture: The harvest are done overnight, at the freshest hours, in order to avoid oxidation.
- Wine-making: The grape varieties Syrah, Rolle, Semillon and Cabernet Sauvignon rest in motionless thermo-regulated tanks during 15 to 18 days. The Grenache is subjected to a skin maceration during 4 to 8 hours. The fermentation lasts 4 to 8 hours in function of the grape variety, with a controlled temperature. The wine ages on complete dregs for 2 months, and then on thin dregs for one to two months.
Grapes Cinsault, Rolle, Cabernet Sauvignon, Sémillon, Syrah, Grenache
- Cinsault : 5%
- Rolle : 8%
- Cabernet Sauvignon : 5%
- Sémillon : 4%
- Syrah : 26%
- Grenache : 52%