Domaine Le Colombier Vacqueyras

Region
France - Rhône
Owner
Jean-Louis Mourre
Winemaker
Jean-Louis Mourre
Size
22 hectare
Established
1962

Since 1962, the Mourre family has been producing wines in Vacqueyras, Rhône valley, SE of France.

With a training of geologist, Jean-Louis Mourre took over the estate in 1995. He considers the sedimentary soils, the flora, the climate and the wine making in order to make a consistent quality each vintage. Le Colombier produces around 18000 cases of wine per year of AOP Vacqueyras, AOP Côtes du Rhône, AOP Ventoux and IGP Méditerranée. The size of the estate is 54 acres.

Wines Available


AOP Ventoux, , Domaine Le Colombier

AOP Ventoux

Origin: Vacqueryas

Since 1962, the Mourre family has been producing wines in Vacqueyras, Rhône valley, SE of France.

With a training of geologist, Jean-Louis Mourre took over the estate in 1995. He considers the sedimentary soils, the flora, the climate and the wine making in order to make a consistent quality each vintage. Le Colombier produces around 18000 cases of wine per year of AOP Vacqueyras, AOP Côtes du Rhône, AOP Ventoux and IGP Méditerranée. The size of the estate is 54 acres.

Vinification

Appellations : AOP Vacqueyras, AOP Ventoux, IGP Méditerranée Surface : 22 hectares Terroir : Sandstone and limestone

Fermentation for 6 months in concrete tanks.

Grape Variety
Grenache/Garnacha 70%, Syrah/Shiraz 30%
Alcohol by Volume
14.0% ABV
Wine Style
Red Wines
Closure
Cork

Winemaker's Notes

A deep garnet colour with violet tinges. Well balanced wine both spicy and fruity (black cherry, black berries), soft tannins.

Available Vintages & Format

SKUDescriptionFormatVintageAvailabilityTrade PriceStock (Cases)
B2213065VENTOUX Le Colombier 16Bottle (75cl)2016 Trade only--

This is not a formal quotation. Prices shown are per bottle (size as indicated) DPD excluding VAT. All wines are sold subject to our Terms and Conditions of Sale.
Stock reported in cases of 12 bottles, 24 halves, 6 magnums (all 9L). Oversize bottles in single units.

Vacqueyras Tradition 2017, , Domaine Le Colombier

Vacqueyras Tradition 2017

Origin: Vacqueyras

Since 1962, the Mourre family has been producing wines in Vacqueyras, Rhône valley, SE of France.

With a training of geologist, Jean-Louis Mourre took over the estate in 1995. He considers the sedimentary soils, the flora, the climate and the wine making in order to make a consistent quality each vintage. Le Colombier produces around 18000 cases of wine per year of AOP Vacqueyras, AOP Côtes du Rhône, AOP Ventoux and IGP Méditerranée. The size of the estate is 54 acres.

Vinification

Terroir : Clay, sandstone and limestones. Yield : 35 hl/ha. No ageing in wood in order to maintain the fruit.

Grape Variety
Grenache/Garnacha 70%, Syrah/Shiraz 20%, Mourvèdre 10%
Alcohol by Volume
14.5% ABV
Wine Style
Red Wines
Closure
Cork

Winemaker's Notes

Ruby red colour. Cherry and small red fruit appear immediately in the nose and in mouth. A very good balance between tannins, acidity and alcohol.

Available Vintages & Format

SKUDescriptionFormatVintageAvailabilityTrade PriceStock (Cases)
B2213067VACQUEYRAS Tradition 16Bottle (75cl)2016 Trade only--
B2213070VACQUEYRAS Tradition 17Bottle (75cl)2017 Trade only--
B2213071VACQUEYRAS Tradition 19Bottle (75cl)2019 Trade only--

This is not a formal quotation. Prices shown are per bottle (size as indicated) DPD excluding VAT. All wines are sold subject to our Terms and Conditions of Sale.
Stock reported in cases of 12 bottles, 24 halves, 6 magnums (all 9L). Oversize bottles in single units.

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