Secret des Dieux

16,90

AOP : Saint-Chinian

TASTING NOTES : The Carignan and Grenache Noir are assembled around a heart of Syrah. In conclusion, a perfect representation of the Castigno style. Best served with a tasty dish, such as a lamb shank or a roasted duck

 

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SOIL

Sandstone, silt and limestone for the Grenache

GRAPE VARIETIES

Syrah (40%), Carignan (40%), Grenache Noir (20%)
Handpicked

AGE OF THE VINES

Minimum 30 years for the Grenache, Syrah and more than 80 years for the Carignan

AVERAGE YIELD

25 hl/ha

MATURATION

Grenache: stainless steel. Syrah and Carignan : 12 months on wooden barrels of French oak used for 1 to 2 wines, then 6 months on stainless steel tank

COLOUR

Intense, deep, very dark

NOSE

Explosion of ripe fruit, aromatic herbs, garrigue and spices. Combining finesse and complexity

PALATE

Wide palette of black fruits, perfectly combined with delicate oak, with a note of liquorice. The finish is remarkably long, with fine tannins

SERVICE TEMPERATURE

14 – 16 °C

YEAR

2012