Le Prieuré Saint Jean de Bébian Rouge

AOP Coteaux du Languedoc

Le Prieuré Saint Jean de Bébian Rouge

AOC Languedoc

THE WINE

Blend of the oldest vines : 80 years old for grenache,70 years old for syrah and mourvedre

TERROIR

River gravels of Villafranchien for grenache and mourvedre.

Basaltic soil for syrah

IN THE VINEYARD

Meticulous hand picking, sorting table.

Full destemming for syrah and mourvedre partially for grenache

Light crushing

VINIFICATION

Classic in steel tank but each grape. Each block is vinified separately.

Fermentation with indigeneous yeasts.

Only pumping over and immerssion of the marc cap for extraction

MATURING

parcellar aging ,18 months, in concrete tank for grenache,in old casks for syrah and

mourvedre.

VARIETALS

Grenache noir 70%, Syrah 20%, Mourvèdre 10%

SERVING

to serve at 16 °C

TASTING NOTES

Robe:

Dark red

crushed strawberry, red orange and cigar box

Medium-bodied, with fine and elegant tannins, fresh finish

AGEING POTENTIAL

Over 15 years