Domaine Chante Cigale, located within the village of Châteauneuf-du-Pape, has been owned and operated by the Sabon Favier family for several generations. It covers 50 hectares of vineyards classified in the Châteauneuf-du- Pape appellation. More ten years ago, Christian Favier, the father, released the reins to his son, Alexandre, who has soon become well-known in Châteauneuf-du-Pape. His wines has been lauded by famous journalist like Jancis Robinson , R parker or Steve Danzen...
Infusion for 18/21 days, with pumping over and
Aging: 12 months in « Foudre », French oak
Intense nose of red fruit, crushed strawberries, with some
floral touches, the first mouth is juicy and delicate. The very fine
tannins are lengthening the salty and fresh finish.
Current and upcoming vintage ratings :
201992 Wine Spectator
Fresh and racy-edged, with black cherry,
damson plum and raspberry coulis notes
racing through, lined with bright acidity
and a floral edge before ending with a
subtle chalky minerality that gives this
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