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Clos de Paulilles Red

Clos de Paulilles Red

Region

AOP Collioure

Winemaker notes

The Collioure appellation is comprised of 1000 hectares situated in the rolling terrain between the Pyrenees mountains and the Mediterranean. With soils comprised of mainly grey and brown schist, the region benefits from the moderating influences the altitude from slopes from the nearby mountains, the Mediterranean sea and strong, cooling Tramontane wind. The Collioure appellation is comprised of 1000 hectares situated in the rolling terrain between the Pyrenees mountains and the Mediterranean. With soils comprised of mainly grey and brown schist, the region benefits from the moderating influences the altitude from slopes from the nearby mountains, the Mediterranean sea and strong, cooling Tramontane wind. The dry wines of the region are known to have a distinct saline minerality.

Viticultural Notes

Grapes are hand-harvested.

Wine

Clos de Paulilles Red

Estate

Domaine des Clos de Paulilles

Vintage

2015

Varietal

45% Grenache, 35% Syrah, 20% Mourvèdre

Region

AOP Collioure

Vine Age

20 years

Soil

Gravel and schist

Farming

Certified Organic

Fermentation

Bunches are 100% destemmed. Fermenation in stainless steel at 25C.

Aging

Aging for 15 months in stainless steel prior to bottling.

Alcohol

14.5%



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