Rostaing Cote-Rotie La Landonne

Rostaing

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Snapshot
Vintage: 2015
Bottle sizes: 750 ML, 1.5 L
Country: France
Region: Rhone
Appellation: Cote Rotie
Wine type: Red
Varietals: Syrah (Shiraz)
Vineyard: 3 parcels of vines 20-70+ years in age. With a 45 degree slope, this vinyeard is on one of the steepest of the Côte Brune.
Orientation: south/southeast exposure
Soil: Schist and dark, iron-rich granite.
Viticulture: Hand harvested. 30 hL/hA
Vinification: Traditional vinification, including wild yeast fermentation. Stem inclusion and length of maceration depend on the vintage.
Aging: Aged in a mix of 225 and 500 liter barrels. (about 20% new).
Notes: This is often the most tannic and structured of the Côte Roties, and can take decades to reveal its true potential.