Cairanne Red 2019

In 2000, Famille Quiot started a negociant side to the business, based on a selection of Rhône Valley. Maturation, ageing, bottling, storage to allow conservation of the fruit and consistent quality of the wines was put in place. A strict selection is made as to obtain consistent quality and secure traceability procedure. This wines are complementary to the range from the Domaine and are sold with care to ensure the same level of quality is maintain.

Story

Terroir
Clay-and-limestone terroir on ancient "garrigue".
Southern exposure
Average age of the vineyards : 35 year old.
Vinification
Traditional wine-making process. Fermentation in tanks during 3 weeks, with controled temperature and pumping over.
Varietals
Carignan
Grenache noir - 歌海娜
Mourvèdre
Syrah
Specifications
Alcohol content: 15 ABV

Advice

Ageing potential
5 years, 5 to 10 years
Tasting notes
Brilliant ruby colour. Concentrated cherry and raspberry aromas. Round and well- balanced with smooth tannins and excellent length.
Food and wine pairings
Serve it at 16-17° with dishes in sauce, terrines, barbecue and grilled red meats.