COHOLA Côtes du Rhône Red Organic 2018
Short for Cor Hominis Laetificat, i.e. Gladden the Man’s Heart. As a Côtes du Rhône, this wine combines the 3 best organic grape varieties of the Rhône Valley: Grenache, Syrah and Mourvèdre (GSM).
A simple guarantee of pleasure.
Terroir : From the best soils of the heart of Vaucluse mixin clay, sand and stones.
Grape varieties : "GSM" Grenache (70%), Syrah (15%), Mourvèdre (15%). All grapes coming from selected low-yield unstressed vineyards. Grenache brings warmth and softness, Syrah colour and fruit, Mourvèdre elegance and depth with its spicy notes.
Vinification process : Traditional fermentation with very little pumping-over and two ‘délestages’, or rack-and-returns, in order to obtain a lot of fruit and a soft structure
Ageing : After malolactic fermentation, the different varieties are blended. Ageing is done in tanks for a year, until the optimal bottling time.
Aspect: dense ruby red with a purple hue
Nose: pure, with intense red fruits aromas, raspberry jam. As the wine opens up notes of spices and black olives appear.
Taste: tender and voluminous attack. Structure is elegant and fresh. Alternating fruits and spices give this wine a nice balance and harmony.
Service :Serve at 16°. Ideal with beef, lamb, barbecues and poultry in sauce.