Saint-Jean, Village wine, AOP Terrasses du Larzac – Organic wine certified NOP

Our « cuvée village »
The wine which represents our incredible terroir.
Expression of the fresh climate and the geological puzzle of Saint Jean de la Blaquière: village of the XIIth century in the heart of a natural circus. Down to the foothills of the Larzac at the crossing of a Mediterranean and continental climate between 150m and 200m high.

Grapes
Grenache 32%, Syrah 49%, Cinsault 9%, Œillade 10%.

Terroir
Schistes, sandstones, pebbles, ruffes.

Vinification
Total destemming, crushed grapes. Each plot is vinified separately and raised in concrete tank, 8 months.

Tasting notes
The entry-level cuvee is well worth checking out. Made from Cinsault, Grenache and Syrah, the 2015 Terrasses Du Larzac Saint-Jean is a charming, fresh and forward effort that has good purity of fruit, plenty of southern France character and a good finish. It’s a steal at the price.” Jeb Dunnuck – The Wine Advocate #230

Vintage
« Making this wines with all the storms and rain is kind of a miracle! »  Sébastien Fillon

Manual harvest

Gastronomic Complicities
Puffed tapenade, vegetable pie, grilled chops, garlic lamb, rabbit with olives, carrot velouté with poached chorizo…

 

Download PDF : Saint Jean 2015

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