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Pascal's CabinCabanon de Pascal label

"Le Cabanon" is a traditional small cabin built of dry stones, covered by canal tiles, and is located in a remote area of our vineyards. Pascal, the vineyard manager, and his Percheron horse, Bijou, used to take shelter here from the thunderstorms.

Grape varieties 70% Grenache, 30% Merlot
Wine Type Barrel aged red
Apellation Vin de Pays de Hauterive (Montagne d'Alaric)
Vintage 2004
Total production 2004 20.000 bottles (3.330 six-pack cases)

Terroir Click for full details of the cabanon de pascal terroir
Yields 28 hectoliters/hectare

Fermenting tanks Stainless steel
Fermentation/maceration Grenache: 22 days, Merlot: 25 days
Barrel aging Yes, new and second year barrels
Ageing specifics 16 months, stirring the lees weekly by turning the barrels
Alcohol 14.5% by vol.


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