2018 "Pigmentum" Malbec AOC Cahors, Georges Vigouroux
France – 2018
Tasting Note: Beneath a bouquet of summer flowers, a rich red Malbec emits flavours of raspberry, blackcurrant and blackberry, held together by firm, defined tannins.
Food Matching: Pigmentum Malbec is the perfect wine to accompany everyday’s meals as well as more elaborate dishes such as roast pork, leg of lamb, duck, beef tajine, cannelloni, chicken currry, and vol au vent
Vineyard: The Pigmentum 100% Malbec is a selection of the best Malbecs grown on the highest gravely and clay terraces of the Cahors Appellation, situated between the large loops of the Lot River, in the Southwest of France
Vinification: Traditional fermentation with a cold soak prefermentation maceration and a short fermentation of two weeks to extract mainly the fruit characters.