Original
36 Ratings
J. Vidal-Fleury Côtes du Rhône
$11.99 USD
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Wine Details

Varietal

Muscat

Style

Red

Region

France

Wine Description

(2012 Vintage) Long and traditional maceration: 2 weeks with Grenache and 3 weeks with Syrah and Mourvèdre. A lot of "délestage" at the beginning of fermentation. Fermentation with Indigenous yeast. Controlled temperature for maceration at 30°C. 100% malolactic fermentation. Aged on lees 70% in tanks and 30% in large barrels (foudres). Natural clarification and stabilization by settling and one filtration (Cross Flow). Unfined. Maturation in bottle: at least 3 months before shipment.