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KERMIT LYNCH WINE MERCHANT

Technical Information

Wine Blend Vine Age Soil Type Vineyard Area*
Patrimonio Rouge “Cru des Agriate”
97% Niellucciu, 3% Grenache 10 to 45 years Clay, Granite 35 ha total
Patrimonio Rouge “Cuvée Sarah”
90% Niellucciu, 7% Sciaccarellu, 3% Grenache 45 years Clay, Granite 35 ha total
* "ha" = hectares; one hectare equals roughly two and a half acres

VITICULTURE / VINIFICATION

Patrimonio Rouge “Cru des Agriate”
• Hand-harvested
• Fermented with indigenous yeasts in stainless steel tank
• Aged for 10 months on fine lees in stainless steel tank

Patrimonio Rouge “Cuvée Sarah”
• Hand-harvested
• Fermented with indigenous yeasts in stainless steel tank
• Aged for 12 months in old 228L barrels
• Named for Christian’s daughter

General Information

Country
France
Region
Corsica
Appellation(s)
Patrimonio
Producer
Christian Giacometti
Founded
1987
Annual Production
7,500 cases
Farming
Organic

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