Rhône Quiot 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
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°. The varieties are fermented separately and blended in February.
Varietals
Cinsault
Grenache noir
Mourvèdre
Syrah

Advice

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
16-18°C with barbecues and "gratin" dishes.