The Cicada - Red
Domaine Chante Cigale - Vin de France
Red,Vin de France
80% Grenache - 20% Carignan
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 located in the little village of Travaillan, North of Chateauneuf-du-Pape, between Cairanne and Rasteau. 4 Ha - 20 000 bottles. Clay-limestone. 30 years old. 45 Hl/Ha
Hand harvest and grapes selection. Crusher and 100% destemming. 1 week skin maceration. Temperature control Under 25° C/nin Concrete vats
Tasting notes
red colour and brilliant tint. Fresh nose with red fruits. In mouth, well balanced between fresh acidity and soft tannins.
Food pairing
Perfect with grilled meats, cold dishes as well as cheese.
Aging potential
2 years
Grape varieties
80% Grenache - 20% Carignan
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195 rue Guy Arnaud
30900 Nîmes - FRANCE
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