Château Paran Justice St Emilion Grand Cru

PARA065
Château Paran Justice is situated in Saint Etienne de Lisse, at the bottom of the slopes down to Château de Pressac. This vineyard benefits from very good exposure to the South. The owner, Mr Boutros-Toni, decided a few years ago to farm his vineyard in an environmentally friendly way. All the vines are ploughed using a horse in order to avoid soil compaction and all treatments are carried out using very light equipment.
Type:
Vintage:
2018
Size:
75cl
Main Grape:
Grape Mix:
70% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon
Genre:
ABV:
14%
Region:
Country:
France
Sub Region:
Saint-Emilion
Sub Sub Region:
Saint Etienne de Lisse
Body:
Soft, fruity and smooth
Drinking Window:
Drink now
Closure Type:
Cork
£24.99
 

Union de Producteurs de Saint-Emilion

Since its formation in the 1930s, the Saint-Emilion Producers’ Union has greatly evolved. From a group of six founding winemakers, the Union has expanded to welcome a further 164 growers. The Union aims to pool the resources of wine-producers in terms of production and the marketing of their stock. Château Paran Justic is situated in Saint Etienne de Lisse, at the bottom of the slopes down to Château de Pressac. This vineyard benefits from very good exposure to the south. The owner, Mr Boutros-Toni decided a few years ago to farm his vineyard in an enviromentally friendly way.

Tasting Notes

This wine has plenty of dense and plumy fruit and is fresh and juicy on the palate. The wine benefits from a long finish and has exceptionally well integrated oak tannins.

Food Matches

Serve at room temperature. This is a perfect partner for red meat, especially roast leg of lamb, although it makes a good match for roast poultr or moderately mature cheeses.

Vinification

Harvested by plots and grape variety selection. Gravity flow winemaking with temperature control. Pre-fermenting maceration. Maceration period 25 - 30 days. Aged in French oak barrels (20-40% new oak barrels) for a period of between 12 - 14 months.