Deeply colored with crimson tints. Expressive nose of fruit, spices and Mediterranean herbs, followed by notes of tobacco and wood. Ample and silky entry with a full mid-palate and a finish marked by soft fruit and pepper.
Grenache, Syrah and Carignan with an average age of 35 years comes from two distinct terroirs – the silica-rich Terror de Termenes high in the hills and the Terroir de Qeribus in the valley surrounding the village. The grapes are destemmed and fermented for 6-8 days followed by 30-40 days of maceration with daily pumpovers. Aged 12 months in 2-5 year old French oak.