M. Chapoutier Costières de Nîmes "La Ciboise" Rouge

M. Chapoutier Costières de Nîmes "La Ciboise" Rouge 2017

Lovely ruby red in color, this wine features an aroma of jammy red fruit with a bright pepper note. The flavor of Morello cherries balances elegant tannins on the lengthy finish.

Style:
Subtle, Medium-bodied
Flavor:
Morello Cherry, Pepper, Red Fruit Jam
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Costieres De Nimes
Grapes
Grenache,
Syrah,
Mourvédre,
Carignan
Alcohol Percentage
14.00%
Fermentation
After destemming, the grapes are fermented in concrete tanks for three to four weeks. Each grape variety is vinified separately using traditional maceration. After a daily tasting, the wine will either be pumped over or left to rest, in order to gently extract the aromatic components, anthocyanins and tannins.
Aging
6 months in concrete tanks