Seminaire (France) 2020 Côtes Du Rhône Tradition
Domaine du Seminaire, Rhone valley. The estate is 100% organic, using old world practices to produce top notch clean and modern Rhone styles.
The domaine owned by the Lafage family, is located on the territory of Valréas, Enclave des Papes. This renowned terroir is composed of clayey-limestone hillsides.
Growing varietals, typical of the Rhone valley; Grenache, Syrah, Mourvèdre, Carignan, Marsanne, Roussanne, Viognier, Clairette, Grenache Blanc. The estate produces 250 000 bottles per year. The estate is 100% Organic Certified. Hervé Pouizin is the fourth generation to farm this land; he and his wife, Mathilde have preserved the self-sufficient estate mostly as it was a century ago, with one key exception: they converted everything to organic farming.
80% Grenache, 10% Syrah,10% Carignan
Vibrant, peppery, detailed nose. Juicy plum and damson on the palate, with good length of fruit. Very drinkable, a smart every-day pick. Drink now and over the next 4+ years.