Gigondas La Cave, Gigondas, Le Primitif

Gigondas La Cave, Gigondas, Le Primitif
Vallée du Rhône
Wine producer
Gigondas La Cave

30,00 € tax incl.

Grape(s): 80% Grenache, 15% Syrah-Mourvèdre, 5% Cinsault.

This cuvée, harvested manually, is issued from a long period of fermentation, and with 5 rackings.. Aged without wood, it is a wine that is neither blended nor filtered and is bottled 18 months after the end of its vinification. It is a deep red wine with glints of garnet, shiny and crystalline in appearance. On the nose, it is initially powerful and expressive of black fruits and spices. Afterwards, the nose is dominated by aromas of wild strawberries, licorice, and pepper. It is full on the palette, velvety, with silky tannins, fat, round, with a lot of finesse. It has a long aftertaste, with notes of licorice and black olives. The vines are grown in a soil composed of clay-limestone, shale, scree, alluvium and colluvium. Optimal service temperature 19C. Accompaniment: “jambonneau mijoté aux abricots secs, terrine de sanglier, côte de boeuf grillé sauce poivre vert et sa garniture de légumes...”

Maturity: Now-2035

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