Bottle Neck - 2019 - Stéphane Morin
A spicy wine with a nose of red fruit. The palate is luscious, this bottle goes down easy, almost too easy! Beautiful balance and a lot of pleasure from this 2019 vintage.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Vin de France
- Degree of alcohol
- 12.5 %
- To drink from
- 2020 to 2024
A blend of equal parts Grenache Noir and Syrah from 25- and 30-year-old vines planted on a 1-ha parcel in Saint-André, with loamy, sandy soils, farmed organically. The grapes were harvested on the 20th of August, followed by carbonic maceration, 5 weeks of maturation in barrels that have seen several wines, with the juices always moved by gravity. Bottled the 25th of October 2019, with less than 1 gram of sulphur added during racking.
Stéphane Morin is a photographer in the Pyrénées-Orientales department who took up the challenge of making his own wine. As a neo-vigneron, Stéphane underwent viticultural training in 2005 in Rivesaltes, where he would make an important acquaintance: that of Jean François Nick. Through him, Morin discovered natural wine... Quickly, this former photographer with a sensitive eye became...All wines
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