A la Source - 2021 - Marcel Richaud
A very fruity nose, with notes of strawberry, raspberry, and cherry. Great drinkability and smoothness, a juice full of freshness. A palate of crushed red fruits... A thirst quencher, obviously.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Vin de France
- Degree of alcohol
- 14 %
- To drink from
- 2022 to 2025
50% Grenache Noir, 20% Mourvèdre, 10% Carignan, 10% Counoise, and 10% Cinsault a blend from the young vines of the Estate, grown organically (not certified) and planted on terroirs with a gravelly surface and Miocene epoch subsoil. Manual harvest, the yields are around 40 hl/ha. Natural vinification: indigenous yeasts, short aging in cement vats, stabilisation in cellar, and a pinch of sulphur at bottling.
Marcel Richaud, undisputed leader of natural wine in the Rhône, is based in Cairanne, an emblematic appellation where his estate is the emblematic estate of the appellation! The vast estate is composed of 60 hectares and yet, in the vineyard like in the cellar, the work is very, very rigorous. Long gone is the era when the Richauds would deliver their juice to the local co-op. Marcel built...All wines
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