Attractive black plum in colour. The nose offers gobs of jammy black fruits intermixed with a delicious spiciness. The body is equally full, vibrant and concentrated. A well structured, well made wine all round.
D. de la Janasse, thanks to the great talents of winemaker Christophe Sabon, has become one of the finest estates in the Rh?ne. Whilst the D. has built its reputation on the quality of its Ch.neuf-du-Papes and C?tes du Rh?ne reds, Christophe?s white and red IGP Pays merit similar accolades. From IGP Pays to Ch.neuf-du-Pape Vieilles Vignes, the same levels of care and attention are lavished on the wines. Tiny yield from the old vines give great intensity of fruit, while the flavours are.. read more
Maceration lasts 12 - 15 days and ageing is in large, old oak barrels for 9 months.