Saint-Joseph Ro-Ree Louis Cheze 2017

106.00 SGD
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Sommelier's Notes

Family property taken over in 1978 by Mr. Louis Chèze. The Domaine Louis Chèze is located on the top of the hillside of the commune of Limony, on the right bank of the Rhône, 60 Kms south of Lyon, in the heart of the Côtes du Rhône Septentrionales vineyard. Mr. Chèze started the adventure with 1 Ha of St-Joseph and a few vines to rent. Today the estate represents 39 Ha on the prestigious appellations such as Condrieu, St-Joseph, Côte-Rôtie and Vins de Pays.


Since 2000, he is one of the forerunners with two winegrower friends to revive the fabulous Roman terroir of Seyssuel. Louis' determination, curiosity and rigour are of the utmost importance when it comes to monitoring the vineyard and making the wines. Each vintage is a questioning in order to obtain the quintessence of the terroirs.  Numerous vintages with their particularities will delight the epicurean in you. 


Vinification The vineyard: Reasoned vineyard management, spurting, green harvesting and manual harvesting. Selective sorting of the grapes on the vine, picking in 30 kg crates. The winery: Grape sorting on sorting table, 100% de-stemming, berry sorting on vibrating table, crushing, maceration and fermentation in low volume thermo-regulated vats and malolactic fermentation in barrels.


Ageing Barrels of 1 to 3 wines for 12 months depending on the vintage in order to preserve the fruity side. Bottled without filtration in a single bottling.


Vintages: Potential to keep for 1 to 5 years.


An excellent wine from Saint Joseph appellation, powerful and elegant.


Directly from the vineyard.


REGION: Rhône Valley
Appellation: Saint-Joseph
Region: Rhône Valley
Estate: Domaine Louis Cheze. Family property since 1978 by Mr. Louis Chèze, the estate is located on the top of the hillside of the village of Limony, on the right bank of the Rhone, 60 kilometres south of Lyon
Grapes: 100% Shiraz 25 years old
Did you know?: Saint-Joseph is an appellation in the northern Rhône wine region of France
Specifications
Cherry red colour
Nose of red fruits, blackberry, raspberry, nutmeg
Straightforward attack followed by a beautiful melting of ripe fruit aromas in the mouth
16 to 18°C
Red meat, Asian cuisine, Ardèche specialities
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