Domaine le Roc des Anges - IGP Côtes Catalanes - Carignan 1903 - Rouge - 2022
Country / Region: Roussillon
Name: IGP Côtes Catalanes
Grape variety: 100% Carignan
Alcohol: 13.5 vol.
Capacity: 75 cl
Le Roc des Anges is one of the Roussillon's flagship estates, and one of its most popular addresses. For over twenty years, Marjorie and Stéphane Gallet have been producing biodynamic wines of great identity, full of strength and elegance, majestically restoring the mineral virtues of their terroirs. These wines of the soil express the places that forged their spirit, that of a nature illuminated by the light of Roussillon.
Wine:Unprecedentedly delicate, this 2022 red IGP Côtes Catalanes Carignan 1903 offers remarkable sap and great depth drawn from its century-old vines. Juicy cherry aromas explode in their primary expression, revealing all the obviousness of the wine; a great, restrained red, a reflection of its schist terroir, free of ego and emphasis, with remarkable consistency and precision. Built for long ageing.
Vinification:Hand-harvested, aged in concrete vats and 500-litre barrels for 16 months.
Certified organic and biodynamic wine.
Temperature:Serve between 14 and 16°C.
Food and wine pairing:Hare or venison stew, duck breast with black olives, prime rib, grilled lamb with Mediterranean herbs.
Cellar aging:From now until 2039
Le Roc des Anges is a flagship estate in the Roussillon region and one of our favorite addresses there. For more than twenty years, Marjorie and Stéphane Gallet have been producing biodynamic and high quality wines, full of character, strength and elegance, which majestically reflect the mineral qualities of their terroir. These wines express the places which forged their spirit!