DOMAINE TOURNON - Limestone Coast Shiraz 2009

DOMAINE TOURNON - Limestone Coast Shiraz 2009

Country of Origin


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  • ABV14.5%
  • Grape TypeShiraz/Syrah
  • Vintage2009

Soil - Red sandy loams layer with a thickness between 10cm and 60cm, overlying a several deep draining limestone bed.

Harvest - Harvest at full maturity, avoiding over ripeness.

Vinification - The grapes are destemmed and fermented in cement or stainless steel tanks. The maceration lasts up to 2 weeks, to give the wine good tannic structure required for beneficial ageing and stability.

Maturing - 100% of the wine is age in tanks, and bottled 10 to 12 months after vintage.

Colour: intense red colour.

Nose: Red fruit aromas with some liquorice and smoky notes.

Palate: Very round structure, very soft. Discrete rounded tannins with fruit aromas showing through.

31 from M. Chapoutier


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