~ "Aura", Domaine Fontaine du Clos, IGP Vaucluse ~

APPELLATION IGP Pays de Vaucluse

CÉPAGE Caladoc, Grenache, Marselan and Merlot

COULEUR Rouge

PAYS FRANCE

RÉGION Rhone Valley, France

DOMAINE Fontaine du Clos- Cotes du Rhone, Vacqueyras, Vaucluse

Varietals:
Caladoc, Grenache, Marselan and Merlot

Terroir:
Calcareous- clayey soil.

Vinification:
Grenache and Marselan are harvested maximum mid-September at full maturity, then aged in tank on fine lies to preserve the flavor.
The Caladoc and Merlot with later maturity are harvested end September.
The wine is then aged in oak barrels to give round tannins.

Tasting notes:

View: Lovely intense color with purple tints.
Nose: Deep nose of small red and black fruits, with back nose of
spices, vanilla, milky toffee.
Mouth: Ample and well balanced, with smooth and elegant tannins.
Lovely expression of the fruit with a spicy finish.

Food Recommendations:
Braised meat, steak in a pepper sauce, wild mushrooms, medium to
strength cheeses.

14% vol.
Serving Temperature: 16° / 18 °C
Best within 5 years.