Ace of Spades - 2019 - Tom Lubbe
A concentrated nose, with notes of red fruits, redcurrant, flower buds, and a hint of thyme... An elegant and luscious palate, with light, delectable tannins, and a velvety finish.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Vin de France
- Degree of alcohol
- 12 %
- To drink from
- 2021 to 2024
A blend of Carignan and Mourvèdre, from vines farmed organically, using biodynamic methods, and planted at an altitude of 700 metres on black marl terraces. The grapes are harvested by hand, and the yields are kept low. Vinification: just three days of maceration, then maturation in concrete vats. Unfiltered, unfined, and zero sulphur!
Tom Lubbe hails from South Africa. In France, he was one of the finest students of Gérard Gauby, thanks to whom he met Nathalie, Gérard’s sister, with whom he settled in 2001 in Calce, in a still unspoilt environment, where they founded the Domaine Matassa. After starting out small, the estate would slowly grow in size. Tom would acquire old, high altitude parcels where he produces delicate...All wines
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