Crozes-Hermitage Cuvée Gaby Red 2015

Crozes-Hermitage Cuvée Gaby Red 2015

Crozes-Hermitage

Excellent with grilled red meats, squab and cheese.

It is manually harvested with destemmed grapes and fermented for about 2 to 3 weeks in temperature controlled vats, then aged 12 months in oak barrels of 600 litres (demi-muids).

Varietal

Syrah 100%

Average age of 60 years

Soils

Alluvions fluvioglacial

Robe

Deep black color

Nose

Smokey with a touch of vanilla, loaded with black current and spices

Palate

Palate is full, dense with present tannins and with a long and beautiful final.

Serve

T°16-18°C

Potential aging

2 to 8 years

Yields

38 hl/ha –16 ha total (3 ha for this wine)

Alcohol

12,5°

Domaine du Colombier

Domaine du Colombier is owned and run by the Viale family since the end of WWI when the great-grandfather of Florent and the actual winemakers started planting one hectare of vines. Today their 1...

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