Crozes-Hermitage



Cuvée "Les Trois Chênes" 2017


Cuvée les trois chênes 2017
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Estate :
Emmanuel Darnaud
21 Rue du stade
26600 La Roche de Glun (Drôme - Vallée du Rhône Nord - France)

Appellation : Crozes-Hermitage

Color :
Red

Cuvée :
"Les Trois Chênes"

Vintage :
2017

Harvest
date :

September 6 to 15, 2017
Grape variety :
100 % Syrah

ABV :
13.5°

Soil :
Glacial alluvium composed of rolled pebbles

Age of vineyards :
25-60 years

Cultivation :
Ploughed soils, manual grape-picking
Winemaking/ maturing :
All parcels are separately matured and aged (oak barrels or concrete vats for 15 days) : ageing in half-muids or oak barrels for about 15 months). This cuvee is made with 20 % of whole crop

Wine
tasting :

Color : Deep purple with pink highlights. It has a beautiful, brilliant and bright colour

Nose : The nose is clean and pleasant with blackcurrant and blackberry jam aroma

Mouth : The attack in the mouth is fresh and offers a supple and delicate structure. We find the fruit in the mouth and a lot of delicacy. Apretty Crozes Hermitage

Good with : Double "rib steak", "pailles" potatoes and cooking juice; Roast monkfish with bacon, "grenailles" potatoes; Cheese "Brie de Meaux"

Laying
down :

The character of this wine makes it possible to drink it today

History of the vintage wines

> Crozes Hermitage Red cuvée Les Trois Chênes Vintage 2014
> Crozes Hermitage Red cuvée Les Trois Chênes Vintage 2013