Chateau Simone 2014 'Les Grands Carmes de Simone' Rose, Vin de Pays des Bouches du Rhone
Item Number: 10916
Sub Region: Provence
Appellation/AVA: Vin de Pays des Bouches du Rhone
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): Grenache / Mourvedre / Cinsault / Merlot
Type: Wine - Rose
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 14
Viticulture: Practicing Organic
Soil Type: Limestone
Vine Age: 30+ years
Winemaking Notes: Grapes are harvested and sorted by hand. Sorting occurs during picking and in the cellar. The grapes are lightly crushed partially destemmed with a vertical hydraulic press. Blending occurs with a proportion of "bleeding" juices. Maturation occurs in small wooden casks on fine lees. Les Grands Carmes de Simone Rosé is racked for natural decanting before bottling.
Tasting Notes: This Simone Rosé is nervous with a strong color and well known for its body, freshness and the delicacy of its aromas.