Ripa Alta

Syrah
Duché d'Uzès AOP
Red 2011
18.00 € tax incl per btl of 75 cl
108.00 € tax incl box of 6 bottles
Rewards Decanter 2010 : Gold medal ; La revue des vins de France 2010 : 1 star(s), 16/20 ; Vinalies Internationales 2011 : Silver medal
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Appellation Duché d'Uzès
Cuvée Syrah
Color Red
Vintage 2011
Alcohol 13.5%
Content 75 cl (Bouteille)

Wine making

Sustainable viticulture. Traditional hand picking in several passes. Whole grapes, Temperature-controlled fermentation in stainless steel vats, Total carbonic maceration, Use of cultured yeast. Ageing in new oak barrel, Ageing in oak barrel used for on previous vintage, Ageing in oak barrel used for two previous vintages, Blending, Traditional corks.


Appareance

Black colour, intense, crimson highlights.


Nose

Powerful, classy, subtle black truffle aromas, slight black fruit aromas, olive aromas, cocoa aromas, generous spice aromas, subtle black pepper aromas, subtle vanilla aromas, generous oak aromas.


Palate

Complex, concentrated, unctuous, subtle black truffle hints, olive hints, slight spice hints, dense tannin, elegant tannin, ripe tannin, round, powerful body, structured body, long length.


Wine and food pairing

Grilled red meats, Red meats in a sauce, Game, Mediterranean cuisine, Cheeses


Aging potential

From 2011 to 2021