Georges Vernay Sainte Agathe 2016
|Grapes||Syrah from 40 year old sticks|
|Profile||fruit with body, brought up on wood for 1 year (no new wood)|
|Match with||Pig, Red meat, Meats, Lamb, Rabbit, strong Cheese, Soft cream cheese, clove- and cuminCheese, Wild, Chicken, FeatherWild, Spicy Oriental|
|Appellation||A.O.C. Cotes du Rhone|
Because of the 40 year old sticks, this Cote du Rhone, made from 100% syrah grapes, gets a beautiful expression of the local vineyard. Elegant wine that keeps getting better.
In the media
Recorded in the hall of honor of Harold Hamersma, "Best 100 wines of the year".