Authentic French Wines


Saint-Joseph rouge "Caprice d'Héloïse" - Domaine Pierre Finon

Rhône Valley

  • appelation : Saint-Joseph
  • Winery : Domaine Pierre Finon
  • Type : Sec
  • Grape : Syrah
  • Vintage : 20152016

Saint-Joseph rouge "Caprice d'Héloïse"  - Domaine Pierre Finon

Grape variety : SYRAH.
Selection of an parcel located in a former quarry, coarse sand.
Vineyard from 35 to 40 years.
Average yields : 32 hl/ha.
Harvest by hand.
Grapes are destemmed.
Wine-making process : 23 day-fermentation in vats with one brewing a day, regular « pigeage » (to insert the grape pond in the juice).
Maturing in barrels (barrels one wine) during 18 to 20 months.
Tasting : Black fruit, black olive aromas, roasted supple finish. Smooth, smart and well blended and balanced.
Optimum preservation : from 4 to 10 years


the winery in details

Domaine Pierre Finon Rhône Valley - Condrieu - IGP - Saint-Joseph

Domaine Pierre Finon The family estate of Pierre Finon is situated on the hillsides overhanging the right bank of the Rhône Valley, between Valence and Lyon. At present the estate extends over 20 hectares which include 7 hectares of red and white Saint-Joseph, 6.5 hectares of Vins de Pays and 0.5 hectare of Condrieu. [...]