This extraordinary wine is produced from plants of red Grenache more than a century old.
Color : intense red with a very clear presence of purple hues that recall the glow of a ruby.
Nose : intense, complex and extremely attractive. Notes of blackcurrant, raspberry, very mature orange peel with a subtle reminder of woodland. Gradually, with breathing, floral notes emerge. The rose and orange blossom, personality characteristics of the soil,
Mouth : the wine is rich on the palate without being too tannic. Its concentration is based on subtleness and especially its incredibly aromatic tones. The palate is velvety with a burst of flavours. A beautiful wine with a remarkable persistence.
Alfavin.ch classification : Powerful red : Powerful, tannic, complex and full bodied. A wine of concentration, intensity and exceptional lingering flavour. High aging potential
Alcohol level : 15.0%
Winemaking : Aging takes place for 15 months in a single large French oak circular vat (6'000 lt) in which the fermentation also occurs
Food pairing : Fresh fish oriental style, poultry, red meat
Aging potential : 16 Years and >
110,00 CHF tax incl.
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