Crozes-Hermitage "Pic & Chapoutier"
Pic and Chapoutier wines
Crozes-Hermitage "Pic & Chapoutier"

Crozes-Hermitage

Red wine

Grape variety

Syrah.

Soil

The soil is on high terraces composed of alluvial deposits and shingles.

Harvest

Grapes are harvested at maturity.

Vinification

The wine is vinified in a cement vat with daily pumping-over. Vatting lasts around three weeks after the alcoholic fermentation.

Maturing

The wine is aged in a vat and is bottled the following autumn in order to preserve the aromas of fruits.

Tasting

Color: intense purple red.

Nose: red fruit aromas, raspberry and blackcurrant.

Palate: aromas of fruits with a lot of freshness, roundness, fineness.

Anne-Sophie’s suggested pairing:

tortellini of lamb confit with mint, served with crushed courgettes (eggplants) with lemon.