Le Grand Noir - GSM (Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre)

Item # RF-BWlgn-gsm
Le Grand Noir - GSM (Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre)
Le Grand Noir - GSM (Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre)
Le Grand Noir - GSM (Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre)
13.00

GSM Key Facts: 60% Grenache, 35% Syrah, 5% Mourvedre

  • NEW WAVE FRENCH WINE, COMBINING FRENCH REGIONAL CHARACTER WITH NEW WORLD ACCESSIBILITY
  • The first and still one of the only blends of this kind to be produced in the region
  • FROM ONE OF THE OLDEST WINE REGIONS IN FRANCE (THE ROMANS MADE WINE HERE)
  • grape variety
      60% Grenache, 35% Syrah, 5% Mourvedre
    Appellation IGP Pays d'Oc
    Region Minervois, Languedoc Roussillon
    Oak Maturation Nil
    Cellaring potential 3 Years
    Alcohol 13.5%
    Acidity 3.25 g/l
    PH 3.7
    Residual sugar 5 g/l
    Climate Mediterranean
    Altitude 150m
    Exposition & Soil Clay and limestone terraces for the Syrah, clay and limestone slopes for the Mourvedre and hillside and deep clay and limestone terraces for the Grenache.
    Vine Age 25 years
    density 4 000 vines/ha
    yield Low - 80hl/ha
    Harvest Mechanical harvesting at night to maintain freshness