Saint-Joseph – Terres d’Arce

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Terres d’Arce

Appellation: Saint-Joseph

Colour: red

Vintage: 2012

Grape variety: Syrah

Pairing: game birds, red meat

Tasting Notes

Colour: very dense, raspberry colour

Bouquet: powerful wine, with aromas of pepper and blackcurrant

Palate: great finesse, despite marked tannins

Tasting Tips

Serving temperature: between 14 and 16°

Ageing potential: 6 to 8 years

Terroir, vinification and maturing

Soil: granite. 380m altitude

Vineyard management: High Environmental Value certification

Vinification and Maturing: grapes are hand-picked in respect of traditional methods. In the winery, vinification by plot in barrels, which are then used for maturing (80% new barrels).