Monsieur N Grenache Syrah (750ml)
François-Xavier Nicholas is an artisan negociant in the Rhone area of France. He works primarily with growers in the Rhone, Provence and Languedoc regions. He recognizes that quality ingredients are the foundation of good wines hence his close relationships with growers and is hands on approach in the cellar. He works closely with with vignerons and winemakers to ensure that wines under his label are crafted with the best fruit and in the style that best expressed their primary ingredients and the land.
Deep purple colour with garnet red highlights. The nose shows intense red and black fruit aromas and light spice. The flavours echo the nose, medium weight with balanced acidity and soft tannins.
A blend of Grenache and Syrah grown on gravelly clay soil, mechanically harvested and fermented in epoxy-resin lined cement tanks to preserve the primary fruit and freshness of the wine. The wine was lightly filtered before bottling.