84% Grenache, 11% Syrah, 5% Mouvedre. Aromas of red cherry, violets, lavender, blackberry, cranberry, rhubarb, blueberry, peppery garrigue, and spice. Aromas carry over to palate. Added flavors include wet stone, gravel which blows off, cooked cherry. earth. Mid palate there are light wood tones of vanilla, butter, toast, milk chocolate. Flavors are driven by red fruits with the back up blue/ black and tertiary notes. Silky tannins, medium plus body and acidity. Plush intensity of flavors with a medium plus finish.
Food Pairing: grilled meats, sausage, lamb, cassoulet
france, rhone, CDP, Chateauneuf du Pape