Wine Domaine du Vieux Chene, Cotes du Rhone "Cuvee des Capucines" AOC, 2010
Reviews of purchase Domaine du Vieux Chene, Cotes du Rhone "Cuvee des Capucines" AOC, 2010
Wine garnet-red color with purple hues.
Taste wines graceful, elegant, full-bodied, fruity, dry, with a good balance.
The wine has a rich aroma of red berries, which with age added shade of mint.
The wine goes well with roast duck, roast meats, pates different.
Wine "Cuvee des Capucines", 2010 made from grapes Grenache and Syrah, grown on the original reddish brown, very stony and deep soils with a rich source of organic ingredients, which in itself provides a decent growth vineyards. This soil is particularly suited to the vine, rooted deep in the bowels of the earth. The presence in the vineyard of old vines, carefully selected, organic compost, respect for the land and the environment, frequent tillage, cultivation without herbicides and pesticides, allows you to create the wine of great personality and strong structure.
In 1978, Jean-Claude Boucher - oenologist with skills that he inherited from several generations of winemakers, founded Domaine Du Vieux Chene. The winery is located in the north of the department of Vaucluse, near the historic village of Kamari. In 1990, to Jean-Claude joined by his wife, Beatrice, now the two of them run the family farm area of about 50 hectares. Grape varieties Grenache Shiraz and grown in the vineyards of Cotes du Rhone, which are located in the southern part of the valley of the Rhone, between the river and the foot of the mountains, where they create a delightful landscape with sunlit fields and plains. In this region offers ideal conditions for growing fine grapes, vineyards all farms are processed organically, so that organic wines are produced with excellent character. The grapes are harvested by hand, which guarantees high quality.
Jean-Claude Boucher and his wife use traditional methods of fermentation: the natural temperature, without the use of yeast. Each wine is aged in concrete tanks, after which the wine tasted and blended. Creating a wine, Jean-Claude strives to fully preserve the aroma and taste of most accurately convey the characteristics of the local terroir - the nuances of soil and climate. Wines produced by the Domaine du Vieux Shen can be described as honest and noble.