Domaine de la Tourade
80% GRENACHE, 10% SYRAH, 10% MOURVÈDRE
The property has belonged to the family for some generations. Frédéric Haut who is André Richard’s son-in-law is the 4th generation. The domain covers 20 ha in the appellations Gigondas (8 ha.), Vacqueyras (8 ha.), Muscat de Beaumes de Venise (2 ha.) and Cotes du Rhone (2 ha.).
Ruby color, with a wild and mineral nose. Notes of black fruits in the taste; the tannins are very round and velvety. Wine to keep 3-10 years. To be served with red meat in sauce.
- Soil: Clay-Limestone
- Appellation: Gigondas
- Area: 8 hectares