Les Murières Red
Cave de Rasteau (VRT) - Côtes du Rhône
Red,Côtes du Rhône
50% Grenache- 35% Syrah- 15% Carignan
Founded in 1925, the Cave de Rasteau is one of the oldest cooperative wineries in the south Rhone Valley in France. The 180 growers benefit from the exceptional terroir of Rasteau, village that has applied for the Cru appellation like Châteauneuf-du-Pape; and finally obtained it with the 2010 vintage. The terroir is both complex and consistent, giving the Cave de Rasteau wines their unique taste.
Trellising with Cordon de Royat for the grape varieties Syrah, Carignan and Marselan. Bush vine for Grenache noir. Density : 4000 vines/ha. Terroir : Stony hillsides and/or gravelly limestone soils. South East exposure.
Pre-fermentation maceration before vatting for 12 to 15 days with daily punching of the cap. Temperature control to manage a smouth extraction./n
Tasting notes
Nice deep purple color, intense aromas of strawberry, raspberry and redcurrant. In mouth the wine is round, well structured with fine tannins and nice freshness.
Food pairing
To be served at room temperature (61 –65 °F), with grilled meats, barbecue and other spicy food.
Aging potential
2 to 4 years
Grape varieties
50% Grenache- 35% Syrah- 15% Carignan
Terrisson Wines
195 rue Guy Arnaud
30900 Nîmes - FRANCE
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