Tasting notes – Intense deep purple colour, ripe blackcurranty flavours, great balance between fruit and acidity. Good finish.
Grape varieties – Grenache Noire 60%, Syrah 40%
Terroir – Gentle South and West facing hillsides at 400m altitude. The soils have a high proportion of red sand giving excellent drainage.
Viticulture – 2nd year of conversion to organic viticulture
Suggested drinking – now to 2021
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