Collections of old vines (50 years old) consisting mainly of Grenache.
|Old Grenache vines 60 %, Syrah 20 %, Mourvèdre 10 %, various others (Cinsault, Cournoise, Carignan) 10 %
|By dint of faith and sheer hard work, the wine-growers of Gigondas have replaced the olive tree with the vine. They have thereby made a name for themselves.
Here, wild and uncommon, a bird watches over the domain : the Grand-duc owl which sings, (known as « Canta duc » in Provencal), his name has become over time « Santa Duc ».
Generous, fruity and concentrated, the vines reflect the soil and the way in which they are produced.