Les Roques de Cana

Sanguis Christi 2008 | Cahors | red | 75cl

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Sanguis Christi - Les Roques de Cana - 2008 - Rouge
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The wine Sanguis Christi is a red wine produced in the Sud-Ouest region in France, by Les Roques de Cana. This 2008 vintage comes from the Cahors appellation. It is sold on TWIL at €25.00 per bottle of 75cl, from the minimum of 3 bottle(s). Its ideal tasting temperature is 17°. Its producer, Les Roques de Cana, produces 5 wine(s) available for purchase.

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    8 years

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    Culture type

    Reasoned agriculture





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Les Roques de Cana

Sanguis Christi
2008 | Cahors | Rouge | 75cl



From the banks of the Garonne to the Lot Valley and Toulouse, the South-West is simultaneously rocked by the mild humidity of the Atlantic and shaken by the rigours of the Pyrenean climate for kilometres at a stretch. It has taken some time for the region to earn itself a place on the French winemaking map, no doubt because of the strong reputation of neighbouring Bordeaux, but today it is a real contender. It primarily produces strong, distinguished reds, but there are also dry or sweet whites that perfectly match the region's cuisine, as well as some delicate rosés. The South-West's wine estates are particularly remarkable for their stunning scenery, to be endlessly discovered along the Camino de Santiago or in the footsteps of Cyrano de Bergerac.

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Good to know
  • Winemakers

    Listed 799 winemakers

  • Production

    450 million bottles per year (50% white wines, 25% red wines, 25% rosés)

  • Area

    50 000 ha

  • Soil and subsoil

    Varies by terroir: clay-limestone, boulbene, pebble, clay, sand and sandstone-limestone

  • Grape variety

    Reds and rosés : Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, Duras, Fer Servadou, Gamay, Merlot, Négrette, Punelard, Syrah, Tannat

    Whites : Arrufiac, Baroque, Chenin, Colombard, Courbu Blanc, Petit Courbu, Gros Manseng, Loin de l'Oeil, Mauzac, Ondenc, Petit Manseng, Sauvignon Blanc