Grape: Carignan, Cinsault, Grenache Noir, Syrah
Variety: Red Wine
Appellation: A.O.C. Ventoux, southern Rhone
Country of Origin: FranceGrape
Varieties: 80% Grenache Noir , 10% Syrah, 8% Carignan , 2% Cinsault
Ageing:Mostly (75%) in tank with frequent aerative rackings in the first year. 25% ages for a while in 600 and 700L barrels (the normal barrel is 225L).
Tasting Notes: It offers spectacular notes of spice-box, kirsch and licorice that flow to a full-bodied, decadently textured red that says beautifully fresh and focused. Possessing fantastic fruit, excellent mid-palate depth and ripe tannin, it should be purchased by the case and consumed over the coming 5-8 years.”