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Chateau Cabrieres Cotes du Rhone Rouge Vieilles Vignes
Chateau Cabrieres
France - Rhone Valley - Cotes du Rhone AOC

Château Cabrières’ Côtes du Rhône vineyard is located south of Orange, on the edge of Châteauneuf-du-Pape. The area of ​​the vineyard is 1.53 hectares. The soil is comprised of clay-limestone mixed with pebbles.

Bright cherry red color with an expressive red fruit nose (strawberry and raspberry). Soft tannins in mouth, with freshness and spices. This CDR tastes like a baby Châteauneuf-du-Pape!

Specifications
Appellation
Cotes du Rhone AOC
Wine Type
Red
Varietal(s)
50% Grenache and 50% Syrah
Age of vines
10 years old
Agricultural Practices
Sustainable
Soil type
Clay and Limestone
Vinification
Skin contact maceration at low temperature (5°C to 8°C) for 2 days, then fermentation at 25°C to 30°C for 3 weeks. Pumping-over twice a day during the fermentation.
Aged 12 months in concrete vats with ceramic coating or/and stainless steel tanks.
Production
1,000 (9-liter cases)
Pairings

charcuterie, pizza, pasta and mild cheeses.

Reviews and News

2017 Chateau Cabrieres Cotes du Rhone Rouge Vieilles Vignes - 89-91 PTS - JD

2017 Chateau Cabrieres Cotes du Rhone Rouge Vieilles Vignes - 89-91 PTS - JD

jeb dunnuck logo 250"A blend of equal parts Syrah and Grenache from vines not far from the domaine of Marcoux, the 2017 Côtes du Rhône offers a great nose of currants, kirsch, dried earth, and savory garrigue. Sweetly fruited and balanced, it has plenty of richness as well as a light, deliciously drinkable style."

- Jeb Dunnuck (August 2018), 89-91 pts

Producer Information: Chateau Cabrieres

The Arnaud family has owned the Château Cabrières property for three generations. In 2009, Guy Arnaud handed over the estate to his daughter, Agnes who married Patrick Vernier. Today, Agnes ...
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