Famille Perrin Cairanne - AOC 2016

Our 14 hectare vineyard in Cairanne is located south west of the old village. The soils are stony, made of clay and sand. The wine is fleshy and develops beautiful aromas of blackcurrant, Garrigue and liquorice.

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
Cairanne is one of the best terroirs in the Southern Rhône.
Situation
In the heart of the historical vineyard, south west of the hilltop village between Rasteau and Sainte Cécile Les Vignes

Terroir
Sparse clay and gravel terraces. Sandy Molasses.
Process
Vinified in stainless steel tanks or wooden truncated tanks. The Syrah are aged in barriques.
Varietals
Grenache
Syrah

Tasting advices

Tasting video
Tasting notes
This Cairanne 2016 presents a great aromatic intensity, with notes of crunchy black fruit, highlighted by mild spices and flowers. The tannins are soft and elegant bringing to this wine great length and personality.
Serving tips
18°C with Provençal cuisine.