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Crimson colour, black olive and tapenade nose. The mouth is tense with mineral and iodized notes. The integrated tannins are extremely elegant.

Technical sheet

Appellation

Saint Chinian

Vintage

2011

Varieties

Syrah (60%), Grenache (30%) & Carignan (10%)

Production

20 HL / Ha

Alcohol

14.5% alc./vol

Terroir

Schist

Vinification

Grapes are picked by hand and benefit from a long maceration period. Traditional vinification: Carignan is vinified by semi-carbonic maceration which consists of destemming without crushing the grapes. The Grenache and the Syrah are punched down. The Grenache ferments up to 30°C. and the Syrah temperature is kept at 25°C.

Ageing

Ageing in concrete tanks.

Recognition and awards

  • Guide Bettane & Dessauve 2015 15 / 20 - Coup de Coeur / Sélection Grand Vin Mercure 2015 / Sélection vin excitant LR Read article
  • Raymond Chan 17.5 / 20 - **** Read article
  • Mundus Vini 2013 Silver Medal Read article
  • Gilbert & Gaillard 2014 Médaille d'Or Read article
  • Jancis Robinson Dégustation Juillet 2013 : 17/20 Read article
  • Decanter Bronze Medal Read article

Press

  • Dorothy Jacob's - Pop's W&S - 11/2014
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  • Quentin Sadler - 11/2014
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  • DRINKSBIZ - by Joelle Thomson (New Zeland) - June/July 2014 - 07/2014
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  • The Wine Front - by Mike Bennie - 9th of June 2014 - 06/2014
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  • Wine & Spirits USA - June 2014 - 06/2014
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  • Wine Writers of NZ by Cameron Douglas - 24.05.2014 - 05/2014
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  • Grape Observer - 17.03.2014 - 03/2014
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  • Terroirist - 15.03.2014 - 03/2014
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  • North Sydney Cellars by Julian Gutierrez - 21.02.2014 - 02/2014
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  • Manchester Evening News (11/01/2014) - By Andy Cronshaw - 01/2014
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