This red represents the elegant and refined side of Châteauneuf, offering complex spice notes and a mineral accent on the finish.
Parcels of mixed varietals are vinified together in either ancient stone tanks, large wooden barrels or small barrels depending on the varietal content of each parcel.
The blend is famous for its use of the 13 permitted grape varieties in the area, with Grenache usually playing a dominant role.
This was a good year for the vines.Deep purple color with black cherry flavors, full bodied and lingering finish. 2005 was a good year as well. Cellar the 2005 until 2009.