2017 Ferme St Martin Cotes du Ventoux Rouge La Gerine

Top value Cote du Rhone from one of the best natural producers in the South of France.

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This is the early-drinking Grenache-dominant-blend of notable natural winemaking domaine, La Ferme St Martin in the Southern Rhone Valley.

A joint venture between Guy and Thomas Jullien, the wines from this duo are loved for their freshness and vitality - eschewing the heavy-handed viticultural practices of many in the region and focusing on the health and biological diversity of their vineyard by farming without chemicals.

The grapes are fermented with wild yeasts, the wines sent to bottle with only tiny amounts of sulphur, in an effort to preserve all the natural beauty of their fruit.

It's a floral, juicy example of Grenache tempered by the spice and structure of Carignan and Cinsault. It's the kind of red that you can rip the top off any night of the week and knock back in tumbler. Unpretentious and totally delicious.

In 2004, these vines are the first acquisition of Thomas Jullien, third generation winemakers of the family, with the desire to make a wine easy to drink.

Gravely and loamy soil, in the municipality of Saint-Hippolyte le Graveyron. South exposure.
Soils worked mechanically between the vines, maintenance of a vegetal carpet between the rows.

50% Grenache - 25% Carignan - 25% Cinsault, vines from 20 to 45 years old. Yield: 40 hl / h.

In the cellar: Create an easy and digestible wine to make red drink to those who do not drink it. Vinified without any added oenological product. Manual harvest, manual sorting. Semi carbonic maceration of 7 to 14 days, aging 6 months in concrete vat. Bottled with a slight sulphiting, without sticking or filtration.

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