Château Cru GODARD-2008-Côtes de Francs-Red-75cl-
The Cotes de Francs name originates
the beginning of the VI th century. After
Vouillé battle in 507, Clovis, first king
Franks, wins Allarie II, King of
Visigoths and conquered Aquitaine. A detachment of
The Frankish army moved to a place called in Latin "Ad
Francos "or French" the Franks "
later became "Franks"br>
Red wine soft, fleshy and fruity.
Area: 3 Ha / clay-limestone soil.
Average age of vines: 40 years.
Vine growing: Tillage and weed control, pruning, stripping the fruit area in conversion BIOLOGICAL.
Grape varieties: 50% Merlot, 30% cabernet sauvignon, 20% cabernet franc
Vinification: maceration pre-fermentation cold natural starting
fermentation and maceration for 3 to 5 weeks.
Aging: In oak barrels for 12 months.
Production: 16 000 bottles.
A taste of the kidneys in cognac.