Domaine de Toasc - Cuvée Saint-Blaise Lou Vin d'Aqui Rouge

Domaine de Toasc Cuvée Saint-Blaise Lou Vin d'Aqui Rouge

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The Cuvée Saint-Blaise Lou Vin d'Aqui Rouge of Domaine de Toasc is a red wine from the region of Alpes-Maritimes in Vin de Pays.
This wine generally goes well with beef and mature and hard cheese.

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The Cuvée Saint-Blaise Lou Vin d'Aqui Rouge of Domaine de Toasc matches generally quite well with dishes of beef or mature and hard cheese such as recipes of roast beef casserole or savoyard fondue (but succulent).

Details and technical informations about Domaine de Toasc's Cuvée Saint-Blaise Lou Vin d'Aqui Rouge.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Style of wine
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Folle blanche

As its name suggests, the folle blanche is a white grape variety. Originally from the west of France, it was used to make Cognac and Armagnac brandies as early as the 17th century and was renowned for its finesse and fragrant nose. Replaced by Ugni Blanc following the phylloxera invasion, the folle blanche is now grown in small quantities. It is a grape variety with juicy, sweet, medium-sized bunches and berries with a white/green skin. Its worst enemy is grey rot. As it is an early variety and its buds come out early, it is particularly afraid of spring frosts. It likes short pruning, a method that limits the production of grapes but increases their quality. It also prefers mineral-rich soils, and its vineyards cover about 3,000 hectares. It is used in the production of the AOC Gros-plant du Pays nantais to produce a lively white wine with little alcohol but marked acidity.

Informations about the Domaine de Toasc

The winery offers 11 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.8.
It is in the top 10 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Alpes-Maritimes in the region of Vin de Pays
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The Domaine de Toasc is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 6 wines for sale in the of Alpes-Maritimes to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Vin de Pays
In the top 300000 of of France wines
In the top 8000 of of Alpes-Maritimes wines
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The wine region of Alpes-Maritimes

The wine region d'Alpes-Maritimes is located in the region of Méditerranée in Vin de Pays in France. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Saint Joseph or the Domaine des Hautes Collines produce mainly wines red, pink and white. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Alpes-Maritimes are Mourvèdre, Malbec and Merlot, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Alpes-Maritimes often reveals types of flavors of red fruit, oaky or oak and sometimes also flavors of spices.

The wine region of Vin de Pays

Vin de Pays (VDP), the French national equivalent of PGI (Protected Geographical Indication) at the European level, is a quality category of French wines, positioned between Vin de Table (VDT) and Appellation d'Origine Contrôlée (AOC). This layer of the French appellation system was initially introduced in September 1968 by the INAO, the official appellation authority. It underwent several early revisions in the 1970s, followed by substantial changes in September 2000 and again in 2009, when all existing VDT titles were automatically registered with the European Union as PGI. Producers retain the choice of using either the VDP or PGI titles on their labels, or both - in the form "IGP-Vin de Pays".

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The word of the wine: Dried

Said of a worn out red wine lacking flesh and volume.

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