Grenache is aged in 4 & 5 year old barrrels - 6 - 8 mos
,Syrah - 12 mos in new oak
,Winemaker decides on timing for each barrel
,Fabulous - rich, ripe, spicy fruit, a little oak spice & vanilla, great freshness and acidity. A very complete wine.
|Covering 45 acres in Vacqueyras, Domaine le Colombier produces four cuvees; a classic white; a traditional, concrete tank-aged blend of 70% Grenache and the balance Syrah and Mourvedre; an old vine Cuvee Vieilles Vignes which is aged all in concrete tank; and a Cuvee “G” with is equal parts Grenache and Syrah, aged all in barrel.