The name of this Saint Joseph, comes from Victor Hugos Legende des siecles : in the 9th century, the Grand Pompee, faithful companion to Charlemagne, fought at his side against the Moors, on the right bank of the Rhone. A famous line remains from this battle: And wine, that wine beloved of the Grand Pompee.
Deep ruby red with violet hues. Rich and concentrated nose of very ripe red fruits; sweet spices; Final liquorice notes. Harmonious and frank with rounded tannins.
12 months in Oak vats.
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