St. Joseph Grisieres
Domaine Andre Perret
Soil type: very light, sandy and granitic.
Exposure: south east facing terraces.
Average age of vines: 40 years.
Yield: about 35 hectolitres/hectare.
Grape variety: Syrah (single variety).
The way we cultivate our vines
Traditional and entirely manual methods
are used to cultivate the vines.
No systematic treatment,
pesticides are used with moderation
and only as and when required.
July/August: green harvest.
Thinning out the leaves.
100 % of the grapes are picked
off the stems.
Fermentation: in stainless steel vats
between 15 days and 3 weeks
with temperature control.
Maturing: 18 months in barrels
in an air-conditioned wine storehouse.
Temperature and hygrometry control.
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