SYRAH Vielles Vignes Rouge 2016 chateau la bastide france

SYRAH Old Vines

Ripe, spicy fruit berries

Soil

Quartz soil with large pebbles.Vineyards are exposed South / South-East.
Grape variety : 100 % SYRAH
Vines are 40 – 45 years old.
Yielding : 40 Hl / Ha

Vinification

Grapes are harvested at full maturity then destemmed and chilled at 7°C and macerate
for 12 to 13 days.
At 13°C fermentation begins for 15 to 20 days. Then post-fermentation takes place for another 4 to 6 days.

Maturation

In stainless steel vats on fine lees during 4 mounths. Fined and filtrered.

Characteristics

Ripe, spicy fruit berries.
Rich and soft wine, concentrated fruit flavours with great length on the palate.
Dense but fine tannins. Young but promising wine.

To accompagny

Grilled red meats, bib with shallot, pork chop, poultry, Mediterrannean food