AOC Côtes du Rhône
"Côtes du Rhône par Excellence". Fruity and fleshy with beautiful tannins, its a great everyday wine.
The terraces are rich in quartz and marl limestone.
The vintage :
After the solar and Mediterranean 2015 vintage, 2016 is very structured and fresh. The wines are flattering right from the first months but their balance will carry them for many years.
After the harvest is sorted and destemmed, vinification takes place in stainless steel and oak. Ageing partly in wood fermenters and partly in stainless steel vats for 8 months.
Grenache : 60%
Mourvèdre : 10%
Syrah : 30%
Tasting notes :
This Côtes-du-Rhône 2016 presents a beautiful balance between red fruit, black fruit and spices. On the palate, freshness, roundness and soft tannins add character to this wine. The finish is highlighted by aromas of liquorice sticks. This wine is balanced and smooth for your enjoyment.
Serving tips :
Serve at 18°C with beef, lamb or poultry.