Between Mediterranean sea and Cevennes, the Controlled Coteaux du Languedoc Pic Saint Loup appellation, is the northernmost appellation of the Languedoc.
Several floors up the name could be identified and the wines express themselves through their specificities: hard limestone, soft limestone, conglomerate, dolomite, limestone scree from rivers or the cryoclastique, marl. In the area of Pic Saint-Loup, when grape ripening cycle, thermal amplitudes are marked, especially in summer when the days are warm and nights are cool. These thermal variations correspond to a climate characteristic of the Pic Saint Loup, factors typical wines.
The vines of Pic Saint Loup is part of a qualitative priority. For thirty years, replanting were made almost in their entirety with three dominant varieties: Syrah, Grenache and Mourvedre. Chronologically, Grenache planted heavily into the 80 holds the memory of the Pic Saint Loup. Avid heat it gives bold wine, round and rich. Syrah, but eloquent newest variety is well adapted to this region. Its aromatic typicity its organoleptic characteristics oriented aromas of flowers (violet), fruits (raspberry and blackcurrant), its color and its power to keep make the dominant grape.
Pic Saint Loup millésime 2017
The color is garnet intense.On the nose aromas of cassis, cherry and plum. It also reveals notes of coffee and tobacco.On the palate, a wine full of flavors that includes the described aromas on the nose. Although tasty and full of freshness, this wine contains tannins well supported.