Rivesaltes Tuilé - Le domaine des chênes
  • Color: Red
  • Vintages: 2008
  • Appellation: Rivesaltes Tuilé
  • Varieties: Very old black Grenache (90%) and grey Grenache (10%). Yields inferior to 20hl/ha.
  • Terroir: Very stony sandstone.
  • Harvest: Manual
  • Vinification: Traditional in red with maceration followed by a mutage (addition ol alcohol) in the berries to favor extraction. Ageing seven years in barrels (220L) and 1/2 muids (600L barrels).
  • Tasting: Chocolate, mocha and figs notes. The mouth is remarkable: sweet and heady, its tannins melt around notes of cooked prune and candied fruits.
  • Wine and food pairings: Enjoy it as an aperitif with melon and a crunch of Serrano ham. It will also fit perfectly with a chocolate dessert.
  • Rewards: 14/20 - BETTANE & DESSEAUVE