Domaine du Trapadis - Cairanne Rouge "Les Garrigues" 2021
Based in the heart of the Rasteau appellation of Rhône, Domaine du Trapadis has been owned and run by the Charavin family since 1850. Helen Durand, the current owner, is the fourth generation of the Charavin family to grow grapes upon these soils. Spanning 35 hectares, the domaine’s vineyards are grown under the appellations of AOP Rasteau, AOP Rasteau VDN, AOP CDRV Cairanne, AOP CDRV Roaix, AOP CDR, and Vin de France. This cuvee comes from the Cairanne vines, at an average of 40 years old.
A pure and transparent red with redcurrants, wild berries, fresh cherries and hints of baking spices. Medium body with bright acidity. The smooth and silky character on the palate brings a joyful and poised profile to this blend, consisting of 70% grenache, 20% syrah and 10% carignan. Refreshing and vivid. From organically grown grapes. Drink now. 91 points, James Suckling. 70% Grenache Noir, 20% Syrah, 10% Carignan