cognac-one | Tags Costières de Nîmes

Deep black color. On the nose powerful black fruit flavors blend with mocha, coffee, wooded vanilla and toasted notes. On the palate, the wine is powerful, intense, complex, concentrated, with a perfect balance between fruit, wood, and spices. The finish is never ending and shows a very surprising freshness. WINEMAKER Basile & Nicolas Ricome APPELLATION  AOP Costières de Nîmes GRAPE VARIETIES  100% Syrah TERROIR  Vines age an average of 63 years and there are 5 acres (2 hectares) of Syrah. The vineyard is currently going through the organic viticulture certification process. CULTURE & VINIFICATION  The harvest was on August 27th, 2016 …

An ample wine, well balanced, with intense citrus and pear aromas, complemented by a touch of grapefruit. Beautiful elegant and fresh finish. WINEMAKER Basile & Nicolas Ricome APPELLATION  AOP Costières de Nîmes GRAPE VARIETIES  70% Roussanne – 30% Marsanne TERROIR  15 year-old vines with 7.5 acres of Roussanne and 5 acres of Marsanne. The vineyard is currently going through the organic viticulture certification process. CULTURE & VINIFICATION  Full destemming then settling at 50°F. 17 days fermentation in cement tanks at 57/59°F followed by 6 months aging. ALCOHOL  13% Technical Sheet PDF

On the palate, the blackberry characters are complemented with notes of black olives, “garrigue,” and a touch of spices. A very fresh finish: soft, fruity, with a subtle and delicate tannin structure. WINEMAKER Basile & Nicolas Ricome APPELLATION  AOP Costières de Nîmes GRAPE VARIETIES  70% Syrah – 30% Grenache TERROIR  Vines age an average of 42 years. The vineyard is currently going through the organic viticulture certification process. CULTURE & VINIFICATION  The harvest was on August 27th, 2016 and the wines were aged for ten months in cement tanks. ALCOHOL  14% Technical Sheet PDF