Blackberries and damson plums, plenty of garrigue-type herbs.
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Grape variety: 70% Syrah, 15% mourvèdre and 15% grenache
Appellation: Coteaux du Languedoc
Region: Languedoc-Roussillon, France
Soil: Limestone scree terrasses
Average Vine Age: 40 years
Farming practices: biodynamic, hand-harvested estate fruit.
Vinification: All work done by gravity. Temperature controlled fermentation in stainless steel tanks. 50% whole cluster. Native yeast. Gentle extraction using minimal pump-over and punch-down. Long and gentle press.
Aging: No added SO2 until after malolactic fermentation and minimal additions at bottling. Ten months aging in 85% stainless steel tanks and 15% barriques.