L'Apostrophe Red
Domaine Chante Cigale - IGP Méditerranée
Red,IGP Méditerranée
70% Grenache - 20% Cinsault - 10% Syrah
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". clay-limestone. 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.
Tasting notes
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.
Food pairing
On its own by the glass. BBQ, poultry and cheese.
Aging potential
4 to 5 years.
Grape varieties
70% Grenache - 20% Cinsault - 10% Syrah
Terrisson Wines
195 rue Guy Arnaud
30900 Nîmes - FRANCE
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