Bottle: Chateau Grand Boise Cuvée 1610
Chateau Grand Boise
Chateau Grand Boise

1610 - Plot selection

Bottle: Chateau Grand Boise Cuvée 1610
Cuvee: 1610
Colour: Red
Appellation: AOC Cotes de Provence
Grape Varieties: 70% Syrah, 20% Grenache
 & 10% Cabernet Sauvignon
Yields: 20 Hl/Ha
Soils: Clay
Crop Management: Organic wine and NOP
European Organic Label

Terroir & Vines:
Our high altitude is unique in Provence. It gives us fruitiness, depth, and well balanced wines. The typical profile of Château Grand Boise is its freshness. The vines are mainly planted on North facing slopes, on limestone, clay, and pink marble soils. To preserve this delicate balance, our vines and wines are Certified Organic and follow the United States National Organic Program.

Winemaking:
Hand picked
Crushing, destemming
70% barrel fermented 500L oak cask, 30% concrete tank
Aged in 500L oak cask et concrete tank

Tasting notes:
Ripe nose of dark berries, black pepper, liquorice with a hint of eucalyptus, expressing the mellow intensity and structure characteristic of the 1610 terroir. Well balanced, deep, and silky wine.

Press comments
Wine Enthusiast: 92 pts (2015) - 92 pts (2012)
Bettane & Desseauve 2016 Guide: 16 /20 (2012) - 15.5 /20 (2011)
    “seduces with fresh tannins, taut and spicy
      with a tight silky texture”
Cuisine et Vins de France:
    “Blackcurrant and pepper aromas, full-bodied on the palate.” (2009)

 

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Chateau Grand Boise
1536 Chemin de Grisole - 13530 Trets-en-Provence - France
Tel. +33 (0)442 292 295 - Fax: +33 (0)442 613 871 - Email:
Grand Boise • 1536 Chemin de Grisole • 13530 Trets • France • Tel. (0)442 292 295 • www.grandboise.com