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...
The vineyard is situated in the little village of Travaillan, north of Chateauneuf-du-Pape, between Cairanne and Rasteau, located on clay-limestone, nearby the famous place "le plan de Dieu".
Vines : 60 years-old
Manual grape harvest and selective sorting, maceration at low temperatures for 15 days./nAgeing for 6 months on fine lees in stainless steel tank.
A red hue with purple hints.
A nose with fresh fruits and sweet spices.
The attack is round and fleshy with some notes of red and black fruits.
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