Côtes du Rhône 2018

DOMAINE DE BEAURENARD

Côtes du Rhône
2018

  • Organic
Product code
634394
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
Open
Status
Unavailable
Country
France
Regulated designation
Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
Region
Rhône Valley
Subregion
Southern Rhône
Appellation
Côtes du Rhône
Varietal(s)
Grenache 70 %
Syrah 30 %
Color
Red
Availability
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About this winery

In the 14th century, during their stays in Avignon, the popes – especially Pope John XXII – built a papal castle in Châteauneuf-du-Pape. Impressed by the area’s exceptional soils, they established vineyards on the slopes surrounding the château and were instrumental in promoting the local wine’s reputation around the world. A notarial act dated 16 December 1695 mentions “Bois Renard”, which over time has become “Beaurenard”. It has been a family-run estate for seven...

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Notes about product

The 2018 vintage was marked by abundant rain that brought welcome relief to the Proven├žal vegetation that was able to recover after a particularly dry summer in 2017. The vines flourish in a stony limestone clay soil and find their full expression thanks to certified organic and biodynamic agriculture.

Winemaking notes

Wild yeasts, co-fermentation, temperature control, soft extractions and a short maturing period to preserve the delicacy of the fruit.

Tasting notes

A perfect balance of fruit and spice. Fragrantly aromatic native herbs intermingle with pure, sumptuous fruit.