Monday, May 10, 2021

2017 Roche Audran Cotes du Rhone

Certified Organic & Biodynamic
Demeter France--Biodynamic

2017 Roche Audran Cotes du Rhone...$16.99
  • 70% Grenache
  • 15% Carignan
  • 15% Syrah
The Grenache vines range from 55 to 100 years old. The Carignan vines are 82 years old, while his Syrah vines range from 30 to 50 years old. This in an unusually rich and complex Côtes du Rhône. Each year Vincent has incrementally increased the percentage of Grenache in his Côtes du Rhône. This year the wine is now 70% Grenache. This blend further accentuates the bright red cherry fruit in the wine. His old vine Carignan adds a complex peppery spice component, while the adds rich black fruit flavors.

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