La Roche Buissiere 2018 'Gaia' Cotes du Rhone AOC
Item Number: 14590
Sub Region: Southern Rhone
Appellation/AVA: Cotes du Rhone AOC
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): Syrah / Grenache
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 13.5
Viticulture: Practicing Biodynamic
Soil Type: Limestone, clay and silt
Winemaking Notes: Syrah and Grenache grapes are harvested by hand from 25 year old vines. Fruit is 80% destemmed, followed by a 20 day spontaneous fermenation in concrete tanks with indigenous yeast. The 'Gaia' is aged for 15 months in concrete tanks and is bottled without fining or filtration and with minimal SO2 added.
Tasting Notes: The 'Gaia' is a medium bodied, fresh Rhône red. Enjoy notes of black currant, red sour cherry and a bit of peppery spice.