Les Planels is a full-bodied red wine from Syrah. This wine is from a parcel of 3Ha with mixed soil of clay – limestone and clay- sandstone, in appellation CRU LA LIVINIERE.
A bouquet of aromas already complex with some notes of sautéed black cherries, black currants, licorice, pepper and cured meats.
TASTING NOTES :
Deep purple color. Rich, full-bodied, yet elegant and seamless, with an awesome texture. With integrated acidity and a beautiful elegance about it that keeps you coming back to the glass. Soft palate with juicy tannins.
Vinification : Fermented for 8 days in concrete and wood open fermenter at 23C and maceration post at 28C for 4 weeks. Lies battonage – marc crushing everyday for 2 weeks.
Ageing : 12 months in French oak barrels & 6 months in concrete egg.
- Grape(s) variety
- Syrah & Grenache
- 14% (2015) 14,5% (2016)
- Ageing potential
- 7 - 10 years
- Serving temperature
- 16° - 18°C
- Food Paring
- Red and grilled meat, rib steak or venison