M. Chapoutier Châteauneuf-du-Pape "La Bernardine" Rouge

M. Chapoutier Châteauneuf-du-Pape "La Bernardine" Rouge 2015

Intense crimson red in color, this wine presents the complex, subtle aroma of blackcurrant and plum layered with roasted coffee, cinnamon and black cherry. Spicy flavors of licorice, black cherry and red fruit dominate the palate; the finish is rich and structured.

Style:
Complex, Full-bodied, Rich, Spicy, Structured
Flavor:
Black Fruit, Cinnamon, Coffee, Licorice, Plum, Spice
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Chateauneuf du Pape
Grapes
Grenache,
Syrah
Alcohol Percentage
14.50%
Fermentation
Vinification is carried out in the traditional way in concrete tanks for about three weeks with a high temperature to ensure an optimal extraction of the color and tannins.
Aging
Maturation between 12 and 15 months; most of the wine remains in concrete for aging, but a small percentage is aged in new oak barrels.