Châteaux & Domaines AOP du Languedoc Roussillon

Châteaux & Domaines AOP du Languedoc Roussillon

Domaine Croix d'Aline AOP Saint Chinian

Domaine Croix d'Aline

AOP Saint Chinian

Very suitable to age 2 to 5 years, this wine will be perfect throughout a meal, with grilled or stewed meat, poultry and game, and of course cheese.

Grape-variety 70 % Syrah, 30 % Grenache.
Soil clay-limestone soil
Winemaking the syrah is hand-picked, destemmed and vinified with a long 21 day maceration with regular cap-punching. The harvest is also manual for the Grenache, with a light destemming when it arrives at the winery. The fermentation is shorter: 18 days
Robe garnet, deep red and shiny
Nose rock rose and spices
Mouth fat and fleshy palate
Serving temperature 17°C
Awards

Argent Decanter Wine Awards 2014

Argent Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2014