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Lunar Apogé Lirac RED 2017

lirac, France

VARIETAL: 50% Grenache, 25% Syrah, 25% Mourverde; 35+ year old vines, estate grown

WINEMAKER: Christian Leperchois

VINEYARD: 37 acres of Pliocene sand and pebbles

FARMING PRACTICES: Certified biodynamic by Demeter. Dry farmed. No chemicals used (pesticides, fertilizers, additives, etc). Nocturnal harvest by hand to prevent oxidation.

VINIFICATION: Spontaneous, temperature controlled fermentation with native yeasts to preserve primary aromas. Minimally fined or filtered. Sulfites ≤50 mg/L.

REVIEWS: 90 W&S (2012), 90+ IWR (2011), 90 W&S (2011), 91 WE (2010)

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