M. Chapoutier Crozes-Hermitage "Les Varonniers"

M. Chapoutier Crozes-Hermitage "Les Varonniers" 2014

Garnet red, this wine has a  ripe red fruit aroma of blackcurrant and raspberry, with a hint of licorice spice. The body is solid and round, with notes of vanilla and jam on the finish.  

 
Style:
Bold, Spicy
Flavor:
Blackcurrant, Raspberry, Licorice, Jam, Vanilla
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Crozes Hermitage
Grapes
Syrah
Alcohol Percentage
13.00%
Fermentation
Hand harvested. Vinification in small, closed concrete vats. Fermentation is very long and lasts about five weeks.
Aging
100% of the wine is matured in oak casks for 14 to 18 months.