AOP COTES DE PROVENCE
40% Grenache – 40% Cinsault – 20% Syrah
Vineyards included in the Sainte Victoire Appellation Vines Age : Between 15 et 35 years old
Yield : 50 Hl / Ha
Vintage characteristic: Rainy and cold spring but without disease. Warm summer. Late and sunny harvest. A fresh and delicate vintage.
Harvest at beginning of ripeness Harvest from 4h until 11h am to collect a fresh must (around 10°C)
Grappe de-stemming & crushing berries Skin maceration at cold temperature Bleeding vat and best press selection Racking of the must by cold temperature control (around 8°C)
14 days fermentation at low temperature (18°C).
Ageing on fine lees until January Filtration and grapes varieties blending