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Saint Joseph L'Instinct

Saint Joseph L'Instinct

The House: Worthy successor to a family of passionate winegrowers, Bastien Jolivet is only in his third vintage, and yet his Saint Joseph rouge never ceases to attract favorites and honor. Noticed by prestigious Houses, already sold at Pic, favorite at Bocuse, L’Instinct du Domaine Jolivet has not finished surprising us. Splendid expression of Syrah cultivated in the center of the Saint Joseph appellation and elaborated according to the principles of sustainable agriculture. The domain has was elected "Revelation of the Year" in the RVF Grape variety (s): 100% Syrah Vinification: Manual harvest, vinification in yeasts. Each plot is vinified and aged separately before being assembled before bottling; the wines are aged between 12 and 14 months Tasting note: The color is an intense ruby ​​with purplish reflections. The intense and complex nose offers notes of fresh black fruits (blackcurrant), spices (pepper white) and violet. The palate is balanced and greedy, with roundness but remaining very juicy on the freshness. The finish is long on pepper and violet with a coated grain of tannin and volume bringing a nice balance Serving temperature: 16 ° C Food & wine pairings: The perfect match with a sautéed Veal with olives Aging potential: Drink now and over the next 5 to 10 years if stored in a good cellar

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