Vignoble Réveille – Côtes Catalanes “Franc Tireur” 2015
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Appellation: Côtes Catalanes
Variety: 100% Carignan
Estate: Domaine Réveille is the lifelong dream of France Crispeels, a devotee of Nicolas Joly and natural winemaking. Vignoble Réveille translates to ‘wake vineyard’ conveying the vitality of the wines and France’s desire to make wines that are pure, lively and express the soil from which they are born. All wines are certified Organic by Ecocert. Member of the Renaissance des Appellations.
100% Old Vine Carignan (2 parcels of 60 and 114 year old vines)
Gneiss and schist soil | 100 year old vines | Fermented with native yeasts and aged for 14 months in concrete | 10 mg/hl SO2 added one month before bottling
The fruit and terroir dictate the character of this wine without any interference or influence from wood or metal. Made from century old Carignan vines.
Tasting Notes: This wine is vibrant and fresh. There is a salty mineral quality to the wine. This has a pleasing balance of spice and and fruits. There are flavors of raspberries, red currants and black pepper.