Château des Alouettes
AOP Costières de Nîmes
Details of the wine
The soils are very typical of the Appellation with large rolled pebbles from the alluvial deposits of the Rhône and Durance rivers resting on clay-limestone soil.
75 % Syrah and 25 % Grenache.
Average age of the vines: 15 years / Production per hectare: 19ha.
The grapes are harvested at optimum ripeness. They are then destemmed. Maceration for 18 to 20 days with perfect temperature control and careful extraction of the various aromatic and polyphenolic compounds (pumping over and de-stemming).
With a beautiful deep red colour with brilliant reflections, this wine has intense aromas: violets, red fruits, laurel. The palate is full, fruity, with a melted and balanced finish.
Accompaniment : To be enjoyed with white meats, grilled meats.
Consume now. This wine will keep for 3 years.