Rhône Quiot Red 2019

Our « Hommage à Jérôme Quiot » are wines which, by their fruity side are approachable to many amateurs. They put forward their characteristics of the appellation they belong to. We chose to make these wines “Pleasure Wines“ combining the terroirs tradition and a fruity trend for a wise and relaxed consumption.

Story

The story
This Côtes du Rhône "Hommage à Jérôme Quiot" is produce on our own domain and comes from specific blend and vinification in order to bring out the fruit so dear to our Côtes du Rhône.
Location
Follow the river ! Along its meanders and gentle banks, the Côtes du Rhône appellation vineyards extend over 171 towns and rich and varied terroirs… under the same generous sun. Take the time to explore them: all surprise with their diversity and the strength of their character. Among them, we often detect unsuspected gems. The actors of the Côtes du Rhône appellation work together every day for the same aim: to guarantee you their best wines, from culture to blend. Because one thing is sure: the appellation wines are all generous, fine, nice and spicy.
Terroir
Well-drained clay-and-limestone soils with good water supply, not very sensitive to drought.
Vinification
The harvest is de-stemmed and maceretad for 12 days at 28°C. The varieties are fermented separately and blended in February.
Varietals
Cinsault
Grenache noir
Mourvèdre
Syrah

Advice

Ageing potential
2 to 3 years
Tasting notes
Deep red colour. Blackcurrant and blackberry aromas. Fresh on the palate with good tannic persistence that becomes smoother over the months.
Food and wine pairings
Serve it at 16-18°C with barbecues and "gratin" dishes.
Recipes