Hautes Pierre Rouge 2014 (Available by case)

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Deep purple with ruby highlights on the rim. Intense, rich extracts with scents reminiscent of black fruits (blackcurrant, cherry) followed by hints of spices, violet. Full body with fruit flavours balanced elegantly by soft tannins and a long, smooth finish with lingering hints of red berries and spices. Serve with roast and grilled meat, game birds, richly flavoured dishes, medium and aged cheese.

  • Grapes: Syrah 80%, Red Grenache 20%.

    Production: 30 hl/ha. Hand picked in the first three weeks of September.

    Alcohol: 14.5%

    Colour: Deep purple with ruby highlights on the rim.

    Bouquet: Intense, rich extracts with scents reminiscent of black fruits (blackcurrent, cherry) followed by hints of spices, violet.

    Palate: Full body with fruit flavours balanced elegantly by soft tannins and a long, smooth finish with lingering hints of red berries and spices.

    Dishes: Roast and grilled meat, game birds, richly flavoured dishes, medium and aged cheese.

    Ageing: 8 to 10 years.

    Recommended Temperature: 16°C

    Vinification: Grapes are stemmed and soft crushed. The musts are fermented in stainless steel tanks for 15-20 days on the skins. Free-run juice and pressed juice are maintained separately. Following malolactic fermendation, the wine is matured in French oak barrels (one quarter new) for one year, then bottled and cellared for a few months before release.

  • The LCBO is the only entity authorized to sell beverage alcohol in Ontario. Salvation Wines do not sell or markup beverage alcohol, but rather, arrange for customers to purchase it from the LCBO. Our prices indicated here include the LCBO sale price plus a fee to cover the cost of sourcing, handling and marketing the wine.