Domaine St Francois Xavier
2011 Gigondas Prestige Des Dentelles
This GIGONDAS Prestige des Dentelles is composed of a blend of 70% Grenache, 13% Syrah, 12% Mourvèdre and 5% Cinsault.
Liquor Style: Dry Red
Varietal: French Rhône Valley
Description : The colour is a beautiful cardinal Red. It has a generous fruit expressed from the outset with a suave and exuberant pallet - harmonious balance. It has long finish with cherry-stone notes and silky tannins. It has a complex and very sophisticated Southern Rhone.
Bottle Closure: Cork
Alcohol Percentage: 14%
Standard Drinks: 9
Suggested Cellaring: 10 Years
Vinification: Perfect temperature control throughout winemaking combined with a long maceration of 18 days to preserve these fresh red fruit flavours. It is initially made using traditional concrete vats and then aged in old oak for 8 months.
Country of Origin: France
Region of Origin: Gigondas - Rhone
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