La Vieille Ferme Ventoux Rosé - 2016

Fresh, fruity and colored... The La Vieille Ferme rosé presents all of the elements of an attractive rosé

Presentation

The vintage
The 2016 vintage in the Southern Rhone valley is exceptional, both in terms of quality and quantity, thanks to idyllic weather conditions that protected the region from climatic accidents throughout the whole year.
Description
La Vieille Ferme Rosé has everything you would expect from a good rosé wine. Fruit, freshness and a beautiful colour. Ideal as an aperitif or with a meal amongst friends…
Situation
Situated on the slopes of Mont Ventoux, the vineyard benefits from a cooler climate than down in the plain. The grapes mature slowly and maintain a good acidity. The wine is rich, fresh, balanced.
Terroir
Sediment left by the seas of the Tertiary period at the base of the chalky Mont Ventoux. Red Mediterranean soils originating from cretaceous hard chalk, calcareous debris and round stones from old alluvium.
Process
Bleeding in stainless steel tanks
Grapes
Cinsault
Grenache
Syrah

Tasting advices

Tasting
Beautiful bright and shiny colour with green undertones. Floral nose and delicate notes of white-­‐flesh fruit (apple and peach), great aromatic freshness. The mouth is rich and balanced, with great minerality. The finish is long and persistent.
Service
10-12° in tulip shaped glasses.