Famille Perrin Cairanne - AOC 2017

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
This 2017 vintage will be remembered as the year of all records: the driest year in 30 years, non-interventionist vineyard work, optimal harvest conditions, a very small yield due to climatic hazards, and wines with very rich potential.
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 notes
The Cairanne 2017, composed of 80% Grenache and 20% Syrah, is a fruit bomb, these fruity aromas are typical of the terroir combined with limestone. Fresh with a nice balance, it's a wine that's easy to drink.
Tasting video
Serving tips
18°C with Provençal cuisine.