Dauvergne Ranvier

Saint Joseph – Vin Rare – 2011

Region: France - Rhone

Dauvergne Ranvier

Jean-François Ranvier and François Dauvergne teamed up to create a very unique approach to building a brand focused on quality from vine to finished wine.

Grapes / Soils

Syrah Planted 1975 granite 3 ha

The Wine

Winemaker's Notes
  • Fermentation container: stainless steel tank
  • Length of alcoholic fermentation (days): 20-25
  • Fermentation temperature (°F): 75
  • Varietal composition: syrah 100%
  • Harvest time: mid September to early October
Wine Summary
  • Made from Syrah grapes.
  • Fermented in stainless steel tank at 75°F.
  • Part of the blend is aged in French oak Barrels of which 30% are new.
  • Aged for 14 months.
Technical Information
  • Alcohol: 13%
  • pH level: 3.71
  • Residual sugar (grams/liter): <1,5
  • Acidity (grams/liter): 3.06

General Info

Country France
Region Rhone Valley
Appellation(s) Nearly every appelation in the Rhone Valley
Proprietors François Dauvergne and Jean-François Ranvier
Founded 2004
Winemaker Jean-François Ranvier
Annual Production 40,000 9L cases
Farming (Sustainable, organic, biodynamic) Sustainable