2015 Domaine Santa Duc Cotes-du-Rhone Les Vieilles Vignes

Year: 2015
Appellation: Rhone
Country: France
Red Wine
Alcohol by Volume: 14.0%
Price :
$13.95

Winery Notes:
Origin:
Collections of old vines (50 years old) consisting mainly of Grenache.

Grape varieties:
Old Grenache vines 60 %, Syrah 20 %, Mourvèdre 10 %, various others (Cinsault, Cournoise, Carignan) 10 %.

Production process:
Harvesting with all stalks removed, a long maceration and controlled temperatures.

Ageing process:
Ageing in vats on lees with a small dose of sulphur (SO2) to enhance the fruit and its freshness.

Land:
Collections of several soil type : lithosol, marl and red clay soils.