Fontaine du Clos - Vacqueyras 2017 12/750ml

Classification
Red
Country
France
Appellation
Vacqueyras
Producer
Fontaine du Clos
Farming
Sustainable
Bottle Size
750ml
Vintage
2017
Bottles/Case
12
$168
Fontaine du Clos - Vacqueyras 2017 12/750ml

Classification
Red
Country
France
Appellation
Vacqueyras
Producer
Fontaine du Clos
Farming
Sustainable
Bottle Size
750ml
Vintage
2017
Bottles/Case
12
Highlights
* Spot on Vacqueyras
* Ripe and voluptuous with lavender, black plum, cinnamon, molasses and pepper; juicy and persistent finish
* Reminiscent of Chateauneuf du Pape 15 years ago
Vineyard
Stony, calcareous-clayey soil with a big proportion of round smooth pebbles
Farming
Sustainable
Vinification
60% Grenache, 30% Syrah, 10% Mourvèdre; hand harvested; de-stemmed; 21 days on marc with two daily pump overs
Aging
Grenache and Mourvèdre are aged in tanks on fine lies, and Syrah in oak, before blending
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