SAINT-JOSEPH



LIEU DIT '' LA DARDOUILLE'' RED 2019




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Wine Growing Estate :
Emmanuel Darnaud
21 Rue du stade
26600 La Roche de Glun (Drôme - Vallée du Rhône Nord - France)

Appellation : Saint-Joseph

Color :
Red

Vintage :
2019

Harvest date :
September 18, 2019

Grape variety :
100 % Syrah

ABV :
15°

Soil :
Granitic origin

Age of vineyards :
30 - 80 years

Cultivation :
Ploughed soils, manual grape-picking

Winemaking / maturing:
Destalking on 70 % of the production. Fermentation in opened wooden vats (15 to 20 days). Ageing of 1 to 2 wines in barrels or half muids (duration of about 15 months)

Wine tasting :
Color : A nice crimson colour of a beautiful intensity with purple reflections

Nose : The nose is open and expressive with a beautiful delicacy. Deep in structure, it reveals subtle roasting aromas as well as kirsch notes and a slightly smoky hint

Palate: The palate is soft and delicate at the beginning. It then reveals a straightness and a slender character. The tannins are dense and offer a great depth. The finish is fresh and durable

Good with: This wine requires a cuisine of taste and character. Pairing examples :
Double rib steak à la bordelaise, candied shallots, « râpée » de pomme de terre,
Squab roasted on the trunk, reduced juice, mashed sweet potatoes,
Old mimolette or truffled Brillat-Savarin
Laying down :
This wine will benefit from aging a few more years, between 5 ans 15 yearsThis wine will benefit from aging a few more years, between 5 and 15 years

History of the vintage wines

> Saint-Joseph Red Vintage 2015