2010 Pure - Châteauneuf-du-Pape

2010 Pure – Châteauneuf-du-Pape

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2010 Pure - Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Grapes / Soils

Grenache ( 97%), others( 3%) Planted circa 1912 Sandy 1.5 ha

The Wine

Vineyard Profile

Pure is handcrafted from a single plot of 100-year-old vines and sandy soil, at the junction of Grand Pierre, Rayas and Pointu districts.

Winemaker's Notes
  • Winemaking in underground concrete vats.
  • Destemming of under ripe stalks.
  • The wine stays on the skins for over 4 weeks.
  • Gentle extraction: pumping over.
Wine Summary
  • Made from Grenache (97%), others ( 3%) grapes.
  • Vine age – planted 1915.
  • Grown on sandy soils.
  • Fermented in underground concrete vats.
  • Aged in old oak cask.
  • Aged for 18 months.
  • Bottled unfiltered.
Technical Information
  • Blend 97% Grenache, 3% others
  • Packaging: wooden boxes of 6 bottles