Clos CulombuRouge 2022Product code: 15755
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Clos Culombu Rouge is a masterfully crafted Corsican red wine. It presents a perfect blend of Niellucciu and Sciaccarellu grapes, harvested from the majestic vineyards of Clos Culombu, located near the village of Lumio. With a strikingly deep ruby tone, it beautifully captures the essence of the Mediterranean terroir. This full-bodied wine exhibits an enticing bouquet of red fruits, spices, and subtle hints of wild herbs. Supple and rounded on the palate, it culminates in a delightful persistent finish. Encapsulating both finesse and complexity, the Clos Culombu Rouge perfectly complements a sophisticated culinary soirée.
About the Winery
Nestled in the heart of Corsica, France, Clos Culombu winery is a picturesque haven for wine enthusiasts across the globe. Steeped in tradition and authenticity, it is an undisputed beacon of viticulture that celebrates a blend of modern techniques, biodiversity and respect for the terroir.
Set up in 1973, the winery stretches across an imposing 50 hectares, beginning from the village of Lumio and cascading down to the Mediterranean Sea. The beauty of this family-run vineyard is succinctly captured in their philosophy; they believe that "Great wines are first made in the vineyard."
At the helm of Clos Culombu is Etienne Suzzoni; under his expert guidance, this establishment is constantly seeking innovative ways to cultivate their vines. Fusing respect for the environment with the most advanced vinification techniques, they have successfully developed a range of exceptional wines, equipped with harmonious complexity and depth of flavour. Recognised through numerous awards and accolades, their wines encapsulate the soul of Corsica, embodying the very essence of its extremely diverse climate and terrain.
The vineyard also displays an unwavering dedication to minimal intervention viticulture showcasing a graceful balance of tradition and contemporary winemaking. Importantly, at Clos Culombu, environment and ecology are not just buzzwords, but rather, the pillars supporting their success.
Visitors to the winery describe it as an unforgettable journey of discovery - combining tasting exceptional wines, exploring the picturesque terrain, and gaining an interesting insight into Corsican history and culture.
Immerse yourself in the enticing world of Clos Culombu - where integrity, passion and the joy of winemaking coexist with profound respect for the natural world. It's not just a winery—it's a way life; filled with love for the land, the vines and the dramatic intensity of Corsican life. Indeed, a visit to Clos Culombu Bach is sure to leave you with an unforgettable sensory experience,