RHÔNE Château Val Joanis Réserve Les Griottes, Lubéron, 2017 -1500ml

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Château Val Joanis Réserve Les Griottes, Lubéron, 2017 -1500ml

£43.95

Category: France, RHÔNE, Château Val Joanis, 2017

From a selection of plateaux and hillsides located on average at 450 metres altitude, Les Griottes is an elegant and powerful wine, dominated by aromas of liquorice, spices, black berries and red berries. A delicious wine and we sell the 75cl bottle in our favourite red wine case.

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£43.95

Producing wines since Roman times, today the estate is owned by the Roozen family, who are continually striving to produce delicious wine, whilst protecting their environment.

Val Joanis is a beautiful estate of 400 hectares with stunning gardens and views over the Lubéron.

The 120 hectares of vineyard spread over the hills at altitudes ranging from 280m to 450m, the site of the famous plot ‘Les Griottes’. The vineyards also benefit from a sunny exposure and enjoy a particularly favourable microclimate with late ripening giving the wines freshness and balance

Grape

90% Syrah

10% Grenache

Vineyard & Vinification Note

Yield: 30 hl/ hectare

Soil: Clay/limestone. Thick layer of pebble stones

Exposure: South/South East

Altitude: 450 metres

Vinification: Long maceration

Ageing/Maturing: 10 months in 225 litres barrels.

Production: 60,000 bottles

Tasting Note

Les Griottes is an elegant and powerful wine, with a dark purple colour. Slightly spiced and smoked, with aromas of liquorice, berries, dried plums and red fruits. Vegan.

Food Pairing

A perfect partner to a charcuterie board and Provencal dishes. Excellent with a cheese board (manchego, gouda, pont l’eveque, St Nectaire…)

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