Deep black hue. Mashed blackberries and dark chocolate on the nose. Flavors of soft black fruit flavors, mulberry fruit, a hint of spice, and a surprisingly fresh eucalyptus finish.
WINEMAKER Basile Ricome
APPELLATION AOP Costières de Nîmes
GRAPE VARIETIES 100% Syrah
TERROIR 13-49 feet (4-15 meters) deep of Rhône pebbles and a thin layer of limestone. The average vine age is 63 years.
VINIFICATION Hand-harvested and fermented in cement tanks for about 9 days. Aged for 24 months in French oak.