Terre d'Aigles - 2020 - Marcel Richaud
The new name for the Les Buisserons cuvée. A garnet robe, a friendly and jovial wine, gorged with sun, and a nose full of red fruit. Palate: power and freshness, and a finish with hints of flowers. Goes down smooth as silk.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Côtes du Rhône
- Degree of alcohol
- 15.5 %
- To drink from
- 2023 to 2028
A blend of several grape varietals from several parcels: 70% Grenache Noir, 10% Syrah, 10% Carignan, and 10% Mourvèdre, from vines grown organically and planted on the terroir of Cairanne, on sandy soils: Les Granges, Beauchières, Charpier and Le Meyeau terroirs . Manual harvest and controlled yields. Natural vinification: indigenous yeasts, soft extraction, maturation in vats, stabilisation in cellar, bottled at the Estate with a tiny pinch of sulphur.
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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