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 Domaine de Font Sane
Font-Sane is situated in the heart of the Gigondas wine-making area. The domaine is comprised of 11 hectares (26 acres) in Gigondas and 4 hectares (10 acres) in the Cotes du Ventoux appellation. Thirty-five different parcels of land make up the 15 hectares. They are dispersed at altitudes varying from 150 to 350 meters at the foot of the Dentelles des Montmirail. The vineyards are farmed organically, without use of any chemicals. The wines are made from Syrah, Grenache, Cinsault and Mourvedre grapes. Vines are aged between 40 and 100 years old and Font-Sane has some of the lowest yields in the commune of Gigondas. The wine-maker, Veronique Peysson-Cunty, is the fourth generation of her family to manage this estate and make the wines.
Font-Sane Côtes du Ventoux Rouge 2016 (#10-41)
$13.00

Beautiful purple color, intense, with violet highlights. The nose is rich and intense underlined by hints of black fruit, blackberry, violet and pepper. The palate is elegant with subtle fruity aromas, freshness and flesh, and a nice long finish. Low yields of 30hl/ha.

Grapes: 70% Grenache, 30% Syrah


Region: Rhone Valley Vineyard:  Domaine de Font Sane
Font-Sane Gigondas Tradition Rouge 2015 (#10-45)
$28.00

This is a classic style Gigondas and is a powerful wine made with care. It is well-structured with red fruits and black pepper flavors and a long finish. It can be enjoyed with almost any meat dish or pasta, even with blue cheeses.

Grapes: Grenache, Syrah, Mourvèdre

Pairings: Filet, ribeye or sirloin strip 

Region: Rhone Valley Vineyard:  Domaine de Font Sane
Gigondas Tradition MAGNUM '14 (#10-44)
$0.00

22 acres on 5 different terroirs. Clay-limestone, pebbly, sandy, alluvium and sandy loam. Traditional wine-making and 8 month aging in oak casks to create this Grenache based full bodied wine. Low yield of 29 hl/ha. 

Grapes: 72% Grenache, 23% Syrah, 3% Mourvèdre, 2% Cinsault

Region: Rhone Valley Vineyard:  Domaine de Font Sane
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