Clos De Trias Ventoux Rouge, 2012

By Clos de Trias

  • Appellation: Ventoux
  • Region: Rhône
  • Country: France
  • Colour: Red
  • Grape Varieties: Carignan, Cinsault, Grenache, Syrah
  • Soil type: Chalk, Clay, Limestone, Marl, Sand
  • Vessel type: Wood - Old oak, Stainless Steel
  • Unfined.
  • Unfiltered.
  • Low sulphite.

Notes on additives, aids & processing used:

  • No temperature control.
  • Organic/Biodynamic/Equivalent
  • Total Sulphites: 24 mg/L
  • This wine is fermented spontaneously.
  • Other Information:Triassic soils/Keuper

About Clos de Trias

Rhône, France

Size: 17HA on the foothills of Mt Ventoux at an altitude of 350m to 500m. Average age of vineyards: 45 years. Average yields: 18-23hl/ha. Soil: Triassic; limestone marl/clay (Keuper) with sand. Vinification: No added yeasts, no temperature control on ferments, minimal SO2. Aging: minimum aging of most cuvées is 3+ years.