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Xavier Vignon Cotes du Rhone Rouge
Xavier Vins
France - Rhone Valley - Cotes du Rhone AOC

Attractive notes of red fruits (raspberries and cherries), peppery herbs, and garrigue all flow to a medium-bodied, elegant.

Specifications
Appellation
Cotes du Rhone AOC
Wine Type
Red
Varietal(s)
75% Grenache, 15% Mourvèdre and 10% Syrah.
Age of vines
Average 45 years
Agricultural Practices
Sustainable
Soil type
76 parcels on a variety of terroirs : Galets roulés, sands, clay and limestone, mostly in the northern part of the Vaucluse.
Vinification
Fermentation at moderate temperature to favor the soft diffusion of flavor compounds .
12-month ageing in concrete tanks to emphasize the fruit purity and the grape expression.
Co-fermentation of the grapes for more aromatic complexity.
Production
14,000 (9-liter cases)
Pairings

Grilled lamb ribs, braised beef, spicy pork chops.

Producer Information: Xavier Vins

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