The vineyards of Crozes-Hermitage surround the great Hermitage Hill. Sometimes called a "down-sized Hermitage" La Petite Ruche" is all freshness and easy enjoyment from younger vines.
The wine is a deep purple red.
The aromas are of red fruits, blackcurrant and raspberry.
Fresh and round tasting on the palate, with a finish of stewed fruits all in finess.