Story

The wine
This cuvée is named after an impressive vaulted hall, split into two naves by a row of five massive pillars and illuminated by long bays, which is located just below the courtyard of honour in the papal palace in Avignon. The hall was used for hearings of the apostolic court.
Terroir
Semi pebbly soil
Vinification
Traditional vinification with long vating.
Varietals
Grenache
Syrah
Mourvèdre
Carignan
Specifications
Alcohol content: 14% alc./vol. % vol.

Advice

Serving
To be served at 15/16°C
Tasting notes
Robe: deep, rich violet. Bouquet: expressive, featuring forest fruits (blackcurrant) and animal finish. Palate: well balanced, with silky tannins and jammy notes.
Food pairing
roasted or grilled red meats, washed rind cheese.