The Chêne Bleu's flagship red wine is named after the famed Philosopher Pierre Abélard to reflect its forceful, brooding intensity and showcase the opulence and concentration of the old-vine Grenache (85%) over 60 yo, with some Syrah (15%) over 50 yo, to add to the complex structure. Soil is made of clay-limestone. Organic farming.
Appearance: A deep, brilliant garnet.
Nose: Notes of fine spice and white pepper with ripe black cherries.
Palate: Smooth and silky with ripe red fruits and velvety tannins.
Finish: Long and smooth.
Aging potential: 15-20 years