Alain Paret Valvigneyre Syrah Côtes du Rhône is a beautiful cherry red color with notes of marmalade on the nose and soft, smooth tannins on the palate. With a perfume of soft fruits, raspberry, redcurrant, spices and blackcurrant it goes well with grilled meats, white meat, cold meats, affined cheeses. Alain Paret Valvigneyre Syrah Côtes du Rhône us best served at a temperature between 16 and 18°C.
This cuvée is established on the base of several côteaux, benefiting from a climate peculiar from the Côtes du Rhône. This wine has been rigorously selected, its allow us to get a shimmering wine rich and full of aromas. In the vineyards only organic fertilizers are used to control the foliage, soils are deep, full of pebbles, granite with large crystals, clay sand. Manual selective harvest.
Under temperature control, 60% in oak barrel and 40% in tank. Matured during 12 months on thin deposits with stirring. Synchronized with Lunar calendar.
Alain Paret is located in the northern Rhône valley, 30 miles in the south of Lyon, Anthony Paret vineyard is planted on sloping hillside, uneven, facing south south-east. The soils, merely homogenous, are composed by schist and granite. They are not deep, light, permeable and hot. The wine cellar Paret has another wine yard in Pays d’Oc, by the north of Sète. The Languedoc’s vines have been chosen by Alain Paret for their territory’s similarity with the parcels located in the northern Valley, and, favourable to his favourite variety of wine.