Red

CB Initiales

In 1923, a domain of 3000 ha vineyard is planted on sand and schists soil in the region of Benslimane, 50km Northeast of Casablanca. Three years later, a winery in the purest architectural style of North Africa is built. The winemaking adventure of the Domain Ouled Thaleb started with as first vintage wine: 1927. It remains the oldest winery in activity in Morocco today.

Vineyard

Parcel Selection Harvested, vinified by Thalvin - Domaine des Ouled Thaleb Manual Harvest

Soil

Tirss & Red Clay Irrigated vines

Appelation

AOG Zenata

Grape Varieties

Cabernet - Merlot

Vinifcation & Ageing

Traditionnal in Concrete Tank 15 months ageing in new french oak for 2/3 and 1/3 in 1 year used oak barrel. 6 months bottle ageing in the cellar

Tasting Notes

Clear red core with dark purple rim The nose is jammy, complex, with round and tasty tannins. The palate is elegant, subtle on black fand red ruits : blackcurrant, redcurrant, black cherries. hints of oak totally integrated. The finale is rich, with fine grained tanins.

Food & Wines Pairing

100% for Meat Lovers, and then aged and veined cheeses, and for the sweet touch : Chocolate