Cuvée Oeil du Temps is almost black in color with ruby red reflections. The wine has a beautiful, complex nose with aromas of hawthorn, liquorice, black currant and black fruit in balance with notes of aging. The spacious, concentrated and silky smooth Read more
The grapes are harvested manually, after which the grapes are placed on the sorting table and completely destemmed. Fermentation takes place in wooden barrels for 4 weeks. The wine then ages further in 1 and 2 year old oak barrels. The wine is bottled manually.
Château Mignan is located in the Minervois in the South of France. Minervois is a wine-growing region located in Languedoc-Roussillon, between the cities of Narbonne and Carcassonne. Owner Christian Mignard makes his wines from grapes grown on clay and limestone in a vineyard of approximately 20 hectares. Christian comes from a winemaker family and is involved in making the most beautiful wines for other wine companies. Château Mignan is his own creation of which he is extremely proud. A relatively young wine company, founded in 2006. The "La Livinière" part of his company is considered to be the most typical and best terroir of the Minervois.
|Appellation||AOC Cru La Livinière|
|Match with||Cote du Boeuf and other grilled beef or game, cassoulet, black pudding, confit de canard and whole camambert from the oven with rosemary, thyme and garlic.|
|Profile||Complex, refined and concentrated with smooth tannins.|
|Grapes||70% Syrah, 20% Grenache, 10% Carignan|