• Suitable for vegetarians

Product Description

  • Red French Wine
  • 'Les Dauphins' represents all that is good about the heritage of classic French wine. It comes from the sun drenched vineyards of the Rhône Valley in the deep South of France. Expect classic Côtes du Rhône, bursting with ripe summer fruits, all backed up with rich, spicy, peppery flavours. Great with all red meats especially beef and lamb or ideal if you like a glass of red with character.
  • Wine of France
  • Pack size: 75cl

Information

Allergy Information

  • Contains Sulphites
  • Contains: Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites

Tasting Notes

  • Deep intensive red colour. Ripe fruit fragrance, spicy with a hint of blackcurrant. Elegant and aromatic with soft tannins and good freshness

Region of Origin

The Rhone Valley

Wine Colour

Red

Alcohol Units

10.5

ABV

14% vol

Current Vintage

2017

Producer

Cellier des Dauphins

Type of Closure

Synthetic Cork: Other

Wine Maker

Thierry Walet

Country

France

Alcohol Type

Wine

Taste Category

Grape Variety

Grenache, Shiraz/Syrah, Mourvèdre

Vinification Details

  • 70 % Grenache, 25 % Syrah and 5 % Mourvèdre. Trellis system: "Gobelet" for the Grenache grapes & "Guyot" for the Syrah grapes. 30 % hand harvest and 70 % machine harvest at full maturity (mid-September). Fermentation in temperature-controlled tanks during 2-3 weeks. The grapes are harvested at their optimum of maturity to express the best fruit flavours of Grenache The vineyard is managed in an environmentally respectful way.

History

  • This wine comes from the region known as "The gateway to the Mediterranean" which, as the name suggests, is the area at the southern end of the Rhône Valley

Regional Information

  • The vineyard is planted on chalky-clay slopes at an altitude of 150 to 400 meters.

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage Instructions

  • This wine can be drunk now but will further improve if carefully stored for up to 3 years

Alcohol Unit Other Text

Wine Effervescence

Country of Origin

France

Name and address

  • Bottled by:
  • Les Dauphins,
  • 26790, Tulette,
  • Drome,
  • France.

Return to

  • Les Dauphins,
  • 26790, Tulette,
  • Drome,
  • France.

Lower age limit

Statutory Years : 18

Net Contents

75 Centilitres ℮

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