Wine Domaine Madeloc, Robert Pages, Banyuls AOP, 2010, 0.5 L
The wine is dark ruby red color.
Rich, rounded taste of the wine explodes rich, concentrated red berry shades, has a good tannic structure. In the finish - pleasant notes of wood smoke.
Fragrant bouquet of the wine shows a variety of red fruit (cherries, currants, cherries), stone fruits, licorice and caramel.
The wine can be consumed as an aperitif, goes well with duck, sheep cheeses, strong cheeses such as Roquefort, cherry dessert, chocolate.
The wine is aged in 30 gektolitrovyh oak barrels for 14 months. "Banyuls Cirera" is produced in a limited edition - only 6,500 bottles a year.
Pierre Gaillard - one of the best winemakers Northern Rhone - began his career as a winemaker in the famous company "Vidal Fleury" and "Guigal". In 1985, he decided to create his own winery, acquiring great vineyards in Saint-Joseph, Côte Rôtie and Condrieu, and later - in Banyuls, Port-buckets and other areas. Today Gaillard - the owner of 77 hectares of vineyards, which use only organic fertilizers and soil special treatment promotes deep rooting of the vines, which allows the grapes to benefit from the natural resources of the earth. Gaillard grows white and red grapes. His style red wines - a rich and deep, with pure fruit, excellent maturity and intensity, pleasant tannins, spicy shades and fresh acidity. White - flowers, beautiful and refined.