Rose peony color with a great aromatic of red-fruit richness. The Grenache offers freshness on the palate with persistant nectar on the nose, a crisp and fruity wine.Age of Vines: 21 yr. old Syrah, 40 yr. old Grenache
The Domaine de la Patience is an organic wine estate located near the Pont du Gard between Nimes and Avignon, in the Costières de Nîmes appellation and in the Coteaux du Pont du Gard IGP. The name of the estate come from a herbaceous plant »Patience » which grow in the area.
After a decade of managing the winemaking at the local cooperative Christophe Aguilar decided it was time to make his own wine. Today Christophe farms 60 hectares of vines, fifty-years ago his grandfather farmed the same soil, with a deep respect and understanding of the terroir.
Yields: 50 hl/ha
Pruning Method: Gobelet & Royat
Soil: Old terrace (sandstone)
Varieties: 80% Grenache and 20% Syrah
Vinification: This rosé was racked by bleeding, this is done by opening the base of the vat while the wine is still light in color. The wine was made by incorporating traditional vinification without clusters, and aged in concrete vat with minimum sulfur.