ORIGIN

Correns, France

APPELLATION

AOC Coteaux d'Aix-en-Provence

VINEYARD

75 hectares at 650 feet above sea level
+/- 25-year-old vines planted in a clay-limestone soil

 

BLEND

Grenache, Cabernet Sauvignon & Syrah

FARMING

Harvested at night and are then directly pressed

 

WINEMAKING

Each grape varietal is fermented separately and blended at the end of November then bottled in January

AGING

Aged +/- 4 months in steel tanks

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The warm Mediterranean climate combined with this soils diversity produces a wine with excellent structure and a refreshing mineral edge. Clay imparts power and an aromatic structure to the wine, while the chalky limestone rounds it out, bringing fruit notes and a nice minerality.

Fact Sheets: 2020