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Domaine Lafage 'Nicolas' Grenache Noir Vieilles Vignes

Grenache Noir

750 ML


Product Description

Bright ruby red color. On the nose, good aromatic intensity, very high concentration of red fruit (blackcurrant, raspberry, blackberry ...). The palate is rich, round, concentrated, with silky tannins with powerful notes of blackberry, blackcurrant, raspberry, blueberry and extending a long finish. Available in Magnum and Jeroboam, please contact us for prices. Appellation IGP Côtes Catalanes Vintage 2012 Grape 100% Grenache old vines Origin The name of our son, this wine comes from our vineyard terraces at the foot of the Pyrenees, on the soil of the Aspres. The vines benefit from a particular soil in the middle of the garrigue, schisto-marbreux ground, south south-east. Yield 19 hl / ha Average age of the vines 65 Elaboration Selection of plots with high quality potential. Green harvesting in the spring to focus berries. Harvest early October grapes at full maturity. Hand harvesting in boxes of 10 kg and sorting table at the winery reception. Vinification at low temperature for a better extraction. Fermentation 30 days. Aging in Burgundian barrels of French wood (jupilles forest) for 20% of the wine for 10 months. Food and wine Breast of sweet / salty duck, Couscous, Prime Rib, Roast Leg of Lamb, blanquette of veal, beef bourguignon, Stew, Scalloped Potatoes, Tartiflette, Rabbit in mustard sauce, duck confit, filet mignon, Tagliatelle carbonara, Bourguignonne Fondue, Chicken curry, lamb tagine, Cassoulet, Omelette, beef tartare, andouillette, chili con carne, veal steak dew Pyrenees with foie gras and sautéed porcini, tournedos, saddle of lamb en croute salt.


Varietal: Grenache Noir

Region: Catalan