Côtes-du-Rhône Samorens Rouge, Domaine Ferraton, Rhone, France 2019
Regular price £13.50
Overlooking the river in the Rhône Valley, Domaine Ferraton was established in 1946 and has been a fine example of the region’s viticulture ever since. The estate is known for its production of wines displaying exemplary structure with elegant fruit flavours and a tasteful hint of new oak.
The Ferraton family started working with Rhone legend Michel Chapoutier in 1998. This eventually led to Chapoutier purchasing the estate in 2004 but maintaining it as an independent entity, with the Ferraton family very much still at the helm on a day-to-day basis.
Côtes-du-Rhône Samorens Rouge 2019
Medium to full-bodied, the bright, fresh cherry and berry fruit is followed by a savoury earthy note and lifted by floral, peppery aromas. The tannins are silky and well rounded and the finish is fresh.