DOMAINE DU GALET DES PAPES

DOMAINE DU GALET DES PAPES

15 ROUTE DE BEDARRIDES
84230 CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE
+33 (0)4 90 83 73 67
domaine.galetdespapes@gmail.com

www.galet-des-papes.com

DOMAINE DU GALET DES PAPES, Châteauneuf-du-Pape Rouge TRADITION 2016

DOMAINE DU GALET DES PAPES, Châteauneuf-du-Pape Rouge TRADITION 2016

Terroir

Stony, clayey, chalky, and with big pebbles rolled.

 

Grape Varieties

80% Grenache - 5% Syrah - 5% Cinsault - 5% Mourvèdre - 5% Vaccarese

 

Average Age of the vines

50 years

 

The Harvest

With a selection in the vineyard on the stainless grape bins. The harvest started on the 13th of September 2016 with a perfect ripeness of the grapes. Fine rains on the 14th and 15th of September allowed us to get an utmost and complete ripeness. The five grape varieties composing the Tradition 2016 reached a very good balance in terms of phenolic ripeness.

 

The Wine-making

Traditional during 15 days - the temperature is controlled by thermoregulation

 

Ageing

6 months in big oak barrel

 

Storage

In enameled tanks before going to the oak barrel

 

Wine-tasting notes

The Tradition 2016 cuvée has a beautiful red color. Very rich and with a great fullness, it exhales subtle flavours of liquorice and Provence garrigue. Made with five different grape varieties and well-balanced, the Tradition 2016 is a very fresh and voluptuous wine !

Technical sheet
FÉDÉRATION DES SYNDICATS DE PRODUCTEURS CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE
TRADITION
AOC CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE
Red 2016

DOMAINE DU GALET DES PAPES
15 ROUTE DE BEDARRIDES
84230 CHÂTEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE
+33 (0)4 90 83 73 67

domaine.galetdespapes@gmail.com
http://www.galet-des-papes.com

: MAYARD JEAN-LUC

VITICULTURE

  • Conventional
 

SOILS

Large rounded stones
Limestone

GRAPE VARIETIES

Grenache noir (80%)
Mourvèdre (5%)
Vaccarèse (5%)
Syrah (5%)
Cinsault (5%)

WINEMAKING PROCESS

Concrete tank (100%)

29°
25 days

AGEING

Oak Casks (Foudre) ( - 6 month)
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