Saint-Joseph

Saint-Joseph "Muletiers" 2016 Red

Saint-Joseph

This wine is excellent to accompany duck, wild boar, and smoked meats.

Harvested by hand. Destemming depends on the year. We always keep 30% of the stems to aid in the vinification.

Low yields (30 hl/ha). The cap is punched over three times every day. Maceration lasts about 25 days.

Aging takes place over 15 months in new(20%) and old oak barrels.

Varietal

Syrah 100%

Average age of 40 years

Soils

Exclusively granite

Robe

Intense purple color

Nose

Wild black forest fruits, and black olive tapenade

Palate

Long, rich and fresh palate

Serve

T°16°C

Potential aging

5-10 years

Yields

30 hl/ha

Alcohol

13°

Domaine Vallet

The Domaine Vallet is a property of 11.5 hectares located in Serrières at the edge of the Ardèche in the Northern Rhône. They produce red and white Saint-Joseph and Condrieu. T...

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