Cuvée L'Homme

Cuvée L'Homme

APPELLATION & GRAPES

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Grenache Noir – 100%

CHARACTERISTICS​

Color: Garnet red, very dark, almost opaque.

Nose: Kirsh cherry, blackberry jam, cocoa.

MouthSoft attack, robust tannins cut for laying down, great aromatic complexity, warm finish.

SERVING SUGGESTION​

Pairings: Foie gras, duck breast, confit, tomme de brebis, black forest, chocolate truffles.

Best serve at: 10°C

€12.95
Tax included

 

PLOTS, TERROIR & VINEYARD MANAGEMENT

Degraded blue and gray shales exposed North-West.

Vines planted on the terrace, pruned in goblet, worked entirely by hand.

Average age of the vines: 70 years.

Vinification & aging process

Selection of grapes harvested at high maturity on our most exposed plots of Collioure, favoring the expression of the fruit and a great richness in sugar.

Manual harvest in boxes of 10 kg.

48 hours of storage of the grapes at 5 degrees in a refrigerated room.

Destemming, placing in stainless steel vats and 5 days of pre-fermentation cold maceration.

Fermentation with daily punching down and pumping over.

Mutage under marc with grape alcohol followed by 3 to 4 weeks of maceration under marc.

Assembly of free-run and press juices.

Six months to a year of aging in vats before bottling.

Grape varieties
Grenache Noir
Alcohol
16°
Volume
50cL
94
1000 Items

To ensure a high quality experience to our customers during the peak season, orders must be sent by e-mail to contact@domaine-st-thomas.com : share with the us the products and quantity you want to order, alongside your shipping and billing adresses.

For security and quality reasons, bottle delivery is available by multiple of 6, except for Furbury in wooden case.

Delivery is only available in metropolitan France.

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