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Origin: A.O.P Côtes de Provence

Blend: Cinsault, Grenache, Syrah, Rolle (Vermentino)

Vineyards: Issued from the Château’s best parcels (Muriers, Longue, Romarin), as well as from a selection of vineyards close to the village of Correns, just north of Brignoles in the heart of Provence.

Terroir: Clay & Limestone vineyard, partially in terraces located at an average of 350 meters (1200 feet) above sea level. Miraval's cold air pulling valley offers greater diurnal temperature variation.

Vinification: The grapes are harvested exclusively in the morning and sorted twice. Destemming. ‘Pressurage direct’ for Cinsault, Grenache and Rolle. The Syrah is vinified partially using the «saignee» method. Vinified in temperature - controlled stainless steel vats (95%) and in barrels (5%) with batonnage.

 

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The 2018 vintage is a ray of Provencal sunshine, thanks to the region’s particularly generous climate and nature. The rains at the beginning of the season meant the vines were well-prepared and grew healthily in the spring. This is an exacting time during which we need to be constantly in the vineyard, keeping an eye on things, and the work is painstaking and meticulous. The warm and sunny summer we then enjoyed in Provence enabled the grapes to mature perfectly and harvesting conditions were ideal. This 2018 vintage is a rich one indeed, full of fruit and a fine freshness.

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Origin

Correns, Provence

Drinking temperature

9-11C

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