Appellation Côtes du Rhône Contrôlée
Region: Southern Rhône, between Montélimar and Avignon
Grape Varieties: 50% Grenache, 30% Syrah, 20% Carignan
Soil: cobblestones-clay (Gard area) and sand-limestone (Ardèche area)
Mediterranean climate, sunny and warm
Vinification: De-stalked grapes- daily rack and return.
Ageing on fine lees in vats with oxidation control.
Format Available: 75cl
Intense purple red colour.
Intense nose of flowers (violet) and black fruits (black cherry, blackcurrant) combined
with peppery hints.
Full on the palate with a nice fruity and spicy aftertaste.
Spicy food, red meat in sauce, cheese.
Best served between 16°C and 18°C.
Commended – IWC 2017-UK- 2016 vintage
91 points- Ultimate Wine Challenge 2016- USA- 2015 vintage