JENNA SPARR – Côtes du Rhône “Old Vines” 2015
APPELLATION: AOP Côtes du Rhône
The Scandinavian life sign represents the annual cycle of the vines and the ongoing pursuit of the perfection! Sparr family Viking roots trace back to early XVII century Sweden, through centuries of winemaking tradition in France. Striving for quality and distinction, Jenna Sparr wines climb the stairway to Valhall…the Viking heaven! Cheers!
Grenache 60% & Syrah 20%- 10% Cinsault- 10% Carignan
Terroir: The vines are planted on gentle slopes of stony, chalky-clay soil, well exposed to the sun. Minimum 35 years old vines
Yield: 45 hl/ha – 2,30 Tons/acre
De-stemming. Syrah is pre-fermented to 10°C for 24 hours.
Classic winemaking up to 15°C for the Cinsault & Carignan. Grenache is pre-fermented cold then one stomping of the grapes per day for 15 days.
Style : in order to offer a very fruity wine, we have vinified at its best to bring up quality, finesse, harmony and pleasure.
Alcohol : % vol
Deep red-ruby colour. Nicely layered flavours of dark fruit with a hint of spice. Generous mouth feel which reveals a quite rich, juicy texture, wrapped into firm tannin and a long pleasant finish.
Pair Up: Red meat, BBQ, game, chicken, cold meat, sausages, hearty pasta dishes & with Asian spicy dishes
Ageing potential: 3 to 5 years
To be served at: 14°C- 55°F
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