Domaine Isle Saint Pierre 2020 Rouge, Mediterranee IGP
Item Number: 15027
Sub Region: Southern Rhone
Appellation/AVA: Mediterranee IGP
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 40% Merlot / 40% Cabernet Franc / 10% Arinarnoa / 10% Petit Verdot
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Closure: Screw Cap
Alc by Vol(%): 12.5
Viticulture: Practicing Organic
Soil Type: Sand, silt, alluvial soils of the Rhone
Winemaking Notes: Fermentation takes around five days, followed by a maceration period of about 20 days, depending on the grape variety. The Merlot and Cabernet Franc add a fruity-spicy character to the wine while the Arinarnoa and Petit Verdot add nice structure and a layer of complexity. The wine ages in coated cement tanks until bottling.
Tasting Notes: The nose is aromatic with spicy tones and cassis. This red wine is delicate and fresh with velvety round texture. It has a lingering taste of black fruit and licorice. It is a great bistro wine to pair with red meat.