Wine La Celestiere Chateauneuf-Du-Pape AOC Tradition 2009
The wine is rich dark ruby color with purple reflections.
Taste wine dense and full-bodied with soft tannins and enveloping notes of cherries, licorice, chocolate. The finish is very long.
It has a pronounced bouquet of red fruits and berries, cherry jam, with hints of mint and eucalyptus.
Serve with red meat, smoked meat and grilled cheese.
La Celestiere, Chateauneuf-Du-Pape Tradition - the famous French dry red wine. Made from the grape varieties Grenache, Mourvedre, Senso, cultivated in the region of Rhône Valley, Châteauneuf-du-Pape. Harvested by hand and carefully sorted at the winery. Grape must in vats flows by gravity, without the use of pumps. Next, apply hot and cold maceration. After vinification the wine is aged in oak barrels 12 months.
Winery La Celestiere company is located in Chateauneuf-du-Pape region, surrounded by its vineyards. Planted almost a hundred years ago, vineyards 26 hectares located in diverse terroirs appellation Chateauneuf-du-Pape. In the treatment of the vines herbicides and chemical fertilizers are not used. The harvest is limited. The main varieties - Grenache, Mourvèdre, Syrah, Cinsaut. Winery La Selester equipped with the latest advances in winemaking technology. The wines are aged in large and small oak barrels in the traditional concrete vats.