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Le Triporteur - IGP Vaucluse rouge
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Le Triporteur - IGP Vaucluse rouge

The Triporteur is a humoristic movie made in 1957 by Jacques Pinoteau. This film revealed Darry Cowl, a comic, in a role of a candid man who rides his tricycle to Nice to attend the final of the French Football Cup to support his village. As the film, this wine invites you to a "French" way of a friendly and festive life. This wines is an IGP Vaucluse "Principauté d'Orange" coming from the old territory of the Princes of Orange (1230-1793), in more confined area than straight IGP Vaucluse.
    • Terroir

      Clay and silicious. Coming from terroirs around Châteauneuf du Pape

    • Grape Varieties

      Grenache 70% - Syrah, Caladoc, Carignan 30%

    • Winemaking

      Tarditionnal vinification in stainless tanks with destalking, 6 to 8 days fementation, pumping over.
      Controled temperature at 26 to 28° C.

    • Ageing

      9 months in concrete tanks to soften and to rounden the tannins.

    • Tasting Notes

      This wine has a red cherry colour with purple hints, an intense nose with cherry and black currant flavours and on the palate, notes of small sweet red fruits. It has a firm attack in mouth, supple and fruity this wine will be pleasant when drunk young.

    • Tasting Advices

      To enjoy now or can be kept up to 2 - 3 years. Serve at 14°-16°C

    • Food Pairings

      It will be best with pizzas, sausages, grilled meats and generally with all type of Mediterranean cooking. This is typical "bistrot" wine, everyday wine.

    • Awards

      Vintage 2018 : Gold Avignon // Gold Gilbert & Gaillard
      Vintage 2017 : Gold Gilbert & Gaillard
      Vintage 2016 : Gold Gilbert & Gaillard
      Vintage 2015 : Gold Gilbert & Gaillard // 86 Pts Wine Spectator

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