Les Jamelles ESSENTIEL is a selection of the best blends vinified by the winemakers of Les Jamelles. Produced from selected plots chosen in the vineyards of the Languedoc region, the wines undergo a long ageing period.
Delicious served at 17°C, with traditional cooking and spicy dishes.
90 Points sam Kim and Gilbert and Gaillard Gold Medal
Gold Medal - 2020 Selections Mondiales des Vins Canada
Gold - 2020 Sakura Japan Women's Wine Awards
Gold - 2019 Sakura Japan Women's Wine Awards
Endowed with intense colour, Les Jamelles Merlot is rich, long and round. This wine has a pretty deep colour. It has blackberry, blackcurrant and cherry jam flavours melt with spiced and smoked scents.It is well-balanced, rich and long on the palate, with nice tannins.
Maceration lasts 2 to 4 weeks. A portion of the cuvée is oak aged – 2/3 French and 1/3 American – for added complexity. A small portion of the cuvée is crafted using thermovinification to boost fruitiness, roundness and suppleness. Part of the blend is aged in oak barrels for 9 months.
Les Jamelles Merlot