Domaine la Lyre
The Domaine la Lyre is a beautiful Domaine of 45 hectares (101 acres) located in Pouzilhac, a charming village near Uzès and the Pont du Gard in the South of France. The entire Domaine is cultivated in organic farming and produces natural Côtes du Rhône wines, in the utmost respect of traditions and authenticity.
The Domaine is bathed by sunlight all year long thanks to the Mediterranean climate of the region and also benefits from a nice freshness brought by the nearby Massif Central Mountain. The vineyard is located on hillsides at an ideal altitude around 250 meters high. The terroir of the Domaine is mainly limestone clay, the soils also contains many stones. This is a typical Côtes du Rhône terroir.
Côtes du Rhône Red
The grapes are harvested only when they achieve perfect maturity, then they are carefully sorted and fully destemmed before the fermentation. Fermentation in concrete vats for 20 days. Ageing in concrete vats for approximately 6 months. 60% Syrah, 40% Grenache.