Châteauneuf-du-Pape "Charles Giraud"

2019
France
Rhône

The tête de cuvée of the domaine, made from the oldest vines in two parcels, les Serres and le Cristia. Les Serres is very warm and has the famous galets and gravel soil; Cristia has a sandy soil. A blend of 60% Grenache from 80-year-old vines, 35% Mourvèdre from 60-year-old vines, and 5% 65-year-old Syrah. 100% whole cluster fermentation. Aged for 18 months in 600L used barrels. This wine has a huge capacity to age. It's the most structured of the Saint Prefert wines. Charles Giraud was Ferrando's grandfather from her father's side. 

 

 

SKU/Code: 
DB7359-19
Product Line: 
Wine
Red
Varietal: 
Grenache
Farming Type: 
Organic