ABS Wine Agencies, Tue 01 Sep 2020
Volcanic Promotion - LE TRACTEUR VERT
From the volcanic soils of the Côtes d’Auvergne!
The perfect light red for summer, this fresh 100% Gamay comes from the heart of the volcanic Côtes d’Auvergne. The vineyards of this little known region extend 80km from north to south along the Puys mountains, straddling 400ha of sunbathed hillside designated Côtes d’Auvergne. Auvergne wines offer a superb minerality and freshness and their volcanic origins are immediately obvious, from the ash, lava and basalt desposits at the core of this terroir. This wine comes from Desprat Saint-Verny, the only wine co-operative in the region.
This elegant Gamay undergoes a traditional fermentation in stainless steel tanks, with a short maceration. Fresh, with ripe red fruits on the nose, which follow through to a light and juicy palate. Delicious served as an aperitif accompanied by a charcuterie board, or with Spaghetti Bolognese, also terrific when partnered with grilled meats.
Calling on all Independent retailers... win a trip for 2 to the exciting volcanic Auvergne region of France, simply create the best in-store or window display using Le Tracteur Vert and post images online using #greentractor #volcanic @abswines @despratsaintverny @volcanic_wines_France
1st September - 30th September
Travel for two people to join “La Sortie de la Legendaire” with a VIP visit to Desprat Saint Verny (2 nights hotel accommodation for 2 people, Legendaire Dinner, transfers)
Runners Up Prize x 2
A magnum of each of the Legendaire Red & White for each runner up.
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