The Côteaux du Giennois Terre de Marne Berthier 2021 is a red wine produced in the Côteaux du Giennois wine region in the Loire Valley, France. This appellation is characterized by soils rich in marl, known as "terre de marne", which confers unique characteristics to the wines of the region. The wine is made by the Berthier winery, recognized for its commitment to sustainable production and organic grape growing. They use natural and environmentally friendly methods at all stages of the production process.
The Côteaux du Giennois Terre de Marne Berthier 2021 is composed mainly of the Pinot Noir grape variety, which is known for its elegance and subtlety. This wine reflects the terroir's own characteristics, presenting distinctive aromas and flavors.
In terms of flavor profile, this wine can exhibit a wide range of fruity notes, such as ripe cherries, raspberries and plums. Spicy nuances, such as black pepper and clove, as well as earthy and mineral hints can also appear.
On the palate, the 2021 Côteaux du Giennois Terre de Marne Berthier is smooth and balanced. The tannins are elegant and the flavors blend harmoniously, offering a pleasant taste experience. The wine has a persistent and refreshing finish.
This red wine is versatile and can be enjoyed on its own or paired with a variety of dishes. It pairs especially well with red meats, poultry, game dishes and medium intensity cheeses.