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Domaine de la Solitude Côtes du Rhône Rouge 2017

Operating at the cutting edge of wine technology, the Domaine de la Solitutude’s wines are renowned for their characteristic elegance whilst expressing the true origins of their terroir. The vineyards for this Côtes du Rhône red wine are situated mainly in Gard, with over 50% of the grapes coming from Côtes du Rhône Villages vineyards. A blend of Grenache (50%), Syrah (40%) and Mourvèdre (10%) the wine was matured in concrete tank (100%), as per the traditional vinification of the Southern Rhône Valley. An enticing nose of concentrated, ripe red berry fruits, enhanced by subtle notes of black pepper and spice. Supple and rounded on the palate, supported by a delicate tannic structure.

Wine File
Producer:
Domaine de la Solitude
Country:
France
Region:
Southern Rhône
Sub Region:
Côtes du Rhône
Style:
Red Wine
Primary Grape(s):
Grenache , Syrah/Shiraz
Bottle Size:
75cl
Alcohol:
14.0%
Closure:
Natural Cork
Vegan:
Yes
Contains Sulphites:
Yes
Units Per Bottle:
10.5
£14.50

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