Cuvee Valentine (rouge)

New Release

WINERY:Chateau Hostens-Picant
VARIETAL:Merlot/Cabernet Franc blend
Stock Status: Coming Soon

Per Case / Size: 12 x 750ml

Intro: From the beginning of their adventure, Yves and Nadine made sure to surround themselves with a faithful and talented team who work hard to ensure the wines produced at the Château Hostens-Picant show consistent quality and a unique identity.
Nowadays the couple’s two daughters, Charlotte and Valentine, have taken charge of the estate and work with the same passion they’ve inherited from their parents. Valentine develops the estate’s business in France and across the world whilst Charlotte, her big sister, deals with communication and tourism.

Description: The Cuvée Valentine is the Château Hostens-Picant’s latest creation. It’s named after the owners’ daughter, Valentine, who joined the vineyard’s team in 2013. It’s a wine with a very pleasant structure which is both fresh and elegant.

Vinification: 65% merlot - 35% cabernet franc
Vinification/maturation: Vinification in stainless steel vats. Maturation in barrels for 6 to 8 months.

Flavours: Delicious aromas of grenadine, currant and strawberry along with its beautiful purple color make this wine a true pleasure wine. This sensation is also found through a smooth and soft tannic structure, with a fresh and fruity finish.

Food Pairings: Red meats, lamb, duck confit, livarot, cheese, etc