Aramon / Grenache
Mont de Marie
Grape Variety: Aramon, Grenache
Producer: Mont de Marie (Thierry & Marie-Noëlle Forestier)
Region: Gard, Languedoc, France
Wild Scale: 4/5
Vegan friendly wine
Winemaking: Organic Aramon and Grenache grapes were harvestred by hand and fermented with indigenous yeast in concrete tanks in whole bunches. Aged for 9 months and bottled with no fining, filtration or added sulphur.
This Wine: Light to medium bodied red made usuing the now rarely cultivated Aramon grape. A rustic and characterful wine that is only made in small quantities and never hangs around for long.
Notes on the Winemaker: Thierry Forestier and his wife Marie-Noëlle are located in the village of Souvignargues not too far from Nimes in the Languedoc. They have been making wine since 2004 and focus on amazing value reds that are light and fresh despite the warm climate down here. The inspiration for this style was after meeting Eric Pfifferling of Domaine L'Anglore.