SYRAH

Gamme : The "Cépages"

La Croix Belle Wine Estate selected this grape variety to develop a wine representative of Mediterranean wines: fruity, easy to drink, with silky tannins.
GRAPE VARIETIES:
100% Syrah
APPELLATION:
PGI Côtes de Thongue
SOIL:
Clayish-calcareous
SUBSOIL:
Gravelly soil and pebbles
YIELD:
55 hectolitres per hectare
AGE OF VINES:
15 to 20 years
CULTURE:
Rigorous pruning, natural grassing
YIELD:
Bunch thinning if necessary, sorted harvests.
VINIFICATION:
Traditional vinification in tanks after de-stemming, long maceration (3 to 4 weeks).
AGING:
In tanks. 3 to 4% of the blend from brief aging in casks to add complexity.
DESCRIPTION:
Dense crimson purple with brilliant tints. Intense with blackberries, liquorice and coffee on the nose, brought out with a touch of mocha. Harmonious on the palate with velvety tannins, developing into refreshing mouth aromas of black fruits and minty notes.
FOOD AND WINE COMBINATIONS:
Serve between 16-17°C. This wine offers an especially interesting food and wine combination: cured and dried meats, meat grilled or in sauces, certain game and spicy dishes. To be drunk within 3 years.
Jacques et Françoise BOYER - 34480 Puissalicon - FRANCE - Tél. : +33 (0)4 67 36 27 23 - Fax : +33 (0)4 67 36 60 45 - E-mail : information@croix-belle.com   © Graphibox
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