Torus

Gascony, lying between the Atlantic Ocean and the Pyrenees Mountains, is home to vineyards with real character, just like the men who cultivate them. Alain Brumont is the leader here. He was a pioneer in Madiran and Côtes de Gascogne wines, bringing them to rank with the world’s best.

Bottle Size: 750 mL

UPC Number: 3 372220 000151

  • Vintage 2011
  • Producer
  • Country France
  • Region Madiran
  • Composition:
    Tannat, Cabernet-Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc
  • Tasting Notes True to his innovative and creative vision, Alain Brumont first produced Torus in 2000 as a new style of Madiran with interesting qualities: body, depth, power, concentration. This wine enhances new dimensions of Tannat: the fruit, the complexity and the finesse. It is made from a selection of 20 year-old vines in Montus and Bouscassé vineyards. Torus has been praised many times in the international press as an attractive concept of southwest France. Freshness, spices, black fruits and roundness. A good ageing potential. Torus can be paired with grilled meats, pork chops, barbecue.
  • Vineyard A soil mainly composed of pebbles, clay and marbled limestone.
  • Vinification Maceration at low temperatures.Fermentation at 24-26°C followed by the malolactic fermentation. Ageing on lees for one year.
  • Viticulture A soil mainly composed of pebbles, clay and marbled limestone.
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