Domaine Brusset Cotes du Rhone
The Côtes du Rhône has superb purity and freshness in its dark cherry, graphite, leather and dried spice-driven bouquet. Tasting like a mini-Gigondas, with medium-bodied richness and depth, and a focused, masculine feel on the palate, drink it over the coming 3-5 years.
Grape varieties : 60% Grenache, 20% Syrah, 10% Carignan, 10% Mourvèdre.
Type de soil : Clayey-limestone, stony.
Yield : 45 hl / ha.
Harvest : 100% hand-picked.
Vinification : Destalking, fermentation between 8 to 10 days at 28°C. with regular "délestages". Each grape variety is vinified separately then blended after malolactic fermentation.
Maturing : 80% in vats and 20% in large barrels for 6 months.
Ageing : 5 to 6 years.
Appearance : Ruby-red with purplish tinges .
Aroma : Small red fruits.
Taste : Round, elegant, and supple flavours of small fruits (raspberry).
- Product Name:
Cotes du Rhone
- Country Region Appellation:
- Rhone Valley
- Cotes du Rhone
- Agricultural Standards: