IGP Pays d'Hérault (Vin de Pays de l'Hérault) Alios 2015 - Lot of 1 Bottle

IGP Pays d'Hérault (Vin de Pays de l'Hérault) Alios 2015

  • Red fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Color: Red
  • 14.50 %
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Classic

An IGP Pays de l'Hérault characterised by black fruits aromas, soft tannins and a long finish. Superb with roast game! More info

The grape varieties of the cuvée Alios is worth mentioning; as well as Grenache and Syrah, the last third is made up of the king of Spanish varieties, Tempranillo. This IGP Pays d’Hérault is often characterised by smoky notes, a result of its maturing in barrels. On the palate, the wine has black fruits flavours, soft tannins and a long finish.

IGP Pays d'Hérault (Vin de Pays de l'Hérault) Alios serve at a temperature of 16°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Côte de boeuf grillée, Civet de marcassin, Epoisses.

Lot presentation
IGP Pays d'Hérault (Vin de Pays de l'Hérault) Alios

Cuvée presentation

The grape varieties of the cuvée Alios is worth mentioning; as well as Grenache and Syrah, the last third is made up of the king of Spanish varieties, Tempranillo. This IGP Pays d’Hérault is often characterised by smoky notes, a result of its maturing in barrels. On the palate, the wine has black fruits flavours, soft tannins and a long finish.

Information about domain Alios

Son of the iconic René Lafon (of Domaine des Comtes Lafon in Burgundy), Bruno Lafon settled in the Languedoc in 1999 “because something was happening there”. He took over the running of the Magellan domain, based both on the terroir of Pech Redon (pebbly, with perfect drainage, soils which stored freshness), and Caves de Paris (quaternary period terraces, rounded pebbles which retain heat during the summer nights). It wouldn’t be wrong to compare this domain to those we find in Châteauneuf-du-Pape: widely-varying terroirs, ten or so grape varieties, vines trained en gobelets…

Detailed characteristics

  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 good appearance
  • Origin: Producer
  • Recoverable VAT: Yes
  • Original Wooden Case: No
  • French customs seal: no
  • Alcohol percentage: 14.50 %
  • Country/Region: Languedoc
  • Appellation/Wine: IGP Pays d'Hérault (Vin de Pays de l'Hérault)
  • Producer/Owner: Alios
  • Vintage: 2015
  • Color: Red
  • Service temperature: 16°
  • Viticulture: Conventional
  • Size (in ha): 30
  • Volume: 8000 bouteilles
  • Intensity: Classic
  • Dominant aroma: Red fruit
  • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
  • Grape variety: 33% Syrah, 33% Grenache, 33% Tempranillo
IGP Pays d'Hérault (Vin de Pays de l'Hérault) Alios
IGP Pays d'Hérault (Vin de Pays de l'Hérault) Alios

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