La Réserve de Sirus

La Réserve de Sirus

The grapes for the Réserve de Sirus come from younger vineyards where the expression of the terroir is less marked, allowing the varietal characteristics to emerge.

Tasting Notes

Location:
Located in the heart of the Minervois appellation, the estate is made up of 170 acres of which 60 are planted with typically Mediterranean grape varieties : Grenache, Cinsault, Syrah and Mourvèdre.

Varietal(s):
Cinsault (40%), Syrah (25%), Grenache (23%), Mourvèdre (12%)

Winemaking:
Each parcel of vines is harvested by hand and separately vinified and placed in Burgundian-style open wooden vats. Aged six months in 30% new oak casks.

Visual Aspect:
Dark cherry color.

Nose:
Complex; marked by aromas of intense red fruit, cherries and cassis.

Palate:
A nice round taste reveals a balance of silky tannins and flavors of ripe fruit.

Food Pairing:
Pork, beef, hard and soft cheeses, pate.

Sizes Available:
750ml

UPC Code:
8 54934 00006 9