IGP Vaucluse Grenache Cellier des Princes red

IGP Vaucluse Grenache Cellier des Princes red

Grenache is the very famous grape from Southern Rhône, dominant in the large majority of the blends. It is also the most widely grown grape variety in the Rhone Valley. Grenache is a charmer, offering both warmth and roundness of character. it is a versatile grape that can adapt to a range of soils and growing conditions (terroirs). One thing is certain: in blends of different grapes, it embodies all the joie de vivre and generosity of Rhone wines…

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Terroir
Clay and silicious. Coming from terroirs around Châteauneuf du Pape.
Grape varieties
Grenache 100%.
Winemaking
Destalking, 8 to 10 days fermentation, pumping over and punching of the cap. Controlled temperature at 26 to 28° C.
Ageing
6 months in concrete tanks.
Tasting notes
This bright red coloured wine combines red fruits (raspberry and strawberry), and spicy aromas. In the mouth, this wine is soft, round with good concentration of fruit. It is very smooth and well balanced.
Tasting advices
To enjoy now or can be kept 2-3 years. Serve at 14°-16°C
Food pairings
It will be appreciated with grilled meat, steaks and pizzas.
picto-recommandation
Awards

Vintage 2023 : Gold medal Concours de Macon
Vintage 2022 : Gold medal Avignon // Gold medal Gilbert & Gaillard
Vintage 2020 : Gold Medal Gilbert & Gaillard
Vintage 2019 : Gold Medal Gilbert & Gaillard
Vintage 2018 : Gold Medal Gilbert & Gaillard
Vintage 2017 : Gold Medal Gilbert & Gaillard