Virant Red Estate
Domaine Virant Rouge is an easy drinking wine. Like all our wines, it is made exclusively from the vines of the domain. Sébastien, our cellar master, pays particular attention to the follow-up of its production because it reflects the spirit of the Cheylan family: to make accessible to the greatest number of quality products, coming from the French Terroir and recognized for their authenticity.
Its roundness and suppleness are due to a cold pre-fermentation maceration and a short vinification perfectly controlled.
Its identification as a Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) Mediterranean allows a great diversity in the choice of grape varieties that make up our Domaine Virant Rouge. Thus, we wanted an original assembly which confers to this wine beautiful notes of red fruits, currants and blackcurrants.
|Appellation of origin||IGP Mediterranean|
|Assembly||Caladoc, Syrah, Cinsault, Grenache, Merlot|
|Wine storage||Less than 3 years old|
|Wine fermentation||The wine has "done its malo", that is to say, after having undergone a first alcoholic fermentation, it has undergone a malolactic fermentation.|
|Wine maturation||No breeding|
|Area||This cuvée is produced from a part of the vines of Château Virant. In total the vineyard counts 160 ha|
|Location||The vines benefit from the micro-climate linked to the proximity of the Mediterranean Sea as they are located in the region of Salon-de-Provence.|
|Age of the vineyards||The vines that produce the red wines of the estate are old, all of them at least 25 years old.|
|Planting density||The plants are planted at the number of 2 every 5 m2.|
|Floors||The Provencal soil is essentially composed of clay and limestone. It provides the vines with all the necessary nutrients for their development.|
|Type of viticulture||The entire estate is certified High Environmental Value Level 3 (HVE3), the most demanding sustainable agriculture there is.|
|Type of harvest||The harvesting process used is mechanical|
|Winery||After a passage in thermo-regulated tanks, the vinification is carried out in stainless steel tanks equipped with regulation flags|
|Vinification||This wine has undergone a short vatting.|
|Bottling date||4 months after the harvest|
|Type of crop||Traditional|
|Date of harvest||The grapes for this wine were picked in late August, early September.|
|Custody level||Can be stored in a cellar for up to 3 years|
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Olivia T. published the 25/06/2022 following an order made on 13/06/2022
C’est toujours un plaisir de déguster ce vin qui réjouit nos papilles. Merci encore
Patrick G. published the 20/04/2022 following an order made on 02/04/2022
Correct mais sans personnalité
Comment from Chateau Virant the 20/04/2022
Bonjour Monsieur, il s'agit en effet de notre gamme de vin apéritif. Nous avons voulu des vins fruités et peu complexes pour convenir aux dégustations des amateurs, le plus souvent autour d'un barbecue, d'un apéritif ou d'une pizza. Merci encore une fois de votre sincérité dans l'évaluation de nos produits et des commentaires élogieux que vous avez formulés pour notre Chardonnay et notre huile d'olive Aglandau.
Comment from Patrick G. the 20/04/2022
Oui c'est cela. La pizza peut s'arranger avec ce vin.
Gilles P. published the 30/07/2021 following an order made on 19/07/2021
Très bon vin pour l accompagnement des viandes rouges
Peter M. published the 16/06/2021 following an order made on 05/06/2021
Anonymous customer published the 16/01/2021 following an order made on 01/01/2021
Très bon rapport qualité / prix!
Anonymous customer published the 10/07/2020 following an order made on 28/06/2020
Je ne peux pas noter ce vin car je ne le boirai pas A mon avis, donner un degré alcoolique de 14.5° à un petit vin de tous les jours est une HERESIE
Anonymous customer published the 30/06/2020 following an order made on 13/06/2020
BONJOUR Super bon produit a mon gout
Anonymous customer published the 28/06/2020 following an order made on 08/05/2020
Agréable en bouche
Anonymous customer published the 06/05/2020 following an order made on 25/04/2020