The Grands Terroirs

Le Songe de Catherine - Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Terroir

Le Songe de Catherine is a single-vineyard wine.

The vines of this plot, Le Grand Dévès lieu-dit near the village of Châteauneuf-du-Pape, are in average  60 years old.

The soils are mainly composed of cretaceous limestone slabs called lauzes. This type of soil, rare on the appellation, gives the red wines freshness, elegance and a beautiful balance.

Varietal

100% Grenache.

Winemaking and Ageing

Average yield is about 25hl/ha.
40% of whole clusters. Fermentation with natural yeasts for a 4 to 5-week-maceration in concrete tanks. Ageing during 24 months in old French oak demi-muids.

Why "Le Songe de Catherine "?

Available Vintages