Exception is a micro-cuvée produced only during excellent vintages with a 60 years old parcel. This wine is a mix between terroir expression, spicy notes and matured black fruit.
Grape variety : 100 % Merlot
Terroir : Clay and limestone soils
Vinification : 6 months aged in tank and 12 in barrels
Garnet color deep and intensive.
Elegants aromas, complexity, with toasted and spiced notes where dark and matured fruits are expressed.
A long and powerful finish.
Food & wine pairing :
This wine can be served with rib of beef or a "Rossini" tournedos.
If you prefer fis, the Lamproie à la bordelaise can goes well with l'Exception.