Saint Chinian is an appellation situated in the foothills of the Caroux mountains in Languedoc. This wine is produced from a single block of Syrah vines on the Bardou estate. The site has very poor stony soils. The wines are about 26 years old. The wine is aged in new oak (55%) and one year old oak (45%) French barrels.
Colour : Red, blue hues
Aroma : Violets, plums, oak, cedar, blackberry, coffee
Taste : Oak, cedar, herbs, plums, violets, blackberry, pepper and liquorice on finish, grainy tannins
Alcohol : 13.5%
Price : 179 SEK
Mark : B-
Website : Laurent Miquel