‘La Savane’ IGP Gamay

Gamay La Savane comes from a 2 hectare parcel in Ardoix, a rugged landscape deep into the hills of the Ardèche, that Cécillon acquired in 2016. Vinified in the same style as their IGP Syrah, La Savane is a richly textured Rhône-style Gamay.

 

Vintage
2016
Appellation
Rhône Valley
Varietals
Gamay
Alcohol
13.5%
Soil Type
Decomposed granite and sand
Vine Age
40+ Years Old
Farming Practices
Sustainably Farmed
Annual Production
417 Cases
Vinification Method
100% destemmed. Native yeast fermentation, 3 weeks of maceration. 50% stainless steel, 50% 5-7 year old 300 and 400L barrels.