VIEILLES VIGNES RED 2018
Protected Designation of Origin – 2nd Year of Organic Conversion
Grape Varieties: Grenache & Syrah
Terroir: Parcels on the northern slope of the lesser Luberon range down by the village of Oppède-le-Vieux.
35-year-old vines with limited yields of 30HL per hectare.
Clay-limestone soils with some alluvium pebbles.
Winemaking: Harvested by hand, total de-stemming, and traditional vinification.
Aged during 18 months in oak barrels of 3 to 5 wines.
Tasting Notes: Lovely deep dark red robe.
Expressive and spicy nose, with intense ripe fruit and liquorice aromas.
Complex and well-balanced levels of acidity and tannins on the palate, with a red fruit and gingerbread finish.