Chateau Fortia Chateauneuf du Pape

Tradition Red Rhone Valley 2010 Red Wine

Chateau Fortia Chateauneuf-du-Pape Tradition Red Rhone Valley 2010 Red WineChateau Fortia is a symbolic estate in Chateauneuf-du-Pape, both for its location and its roots that are closely linked to that of its appellation.

A distinguished wood-matured wine with a smoky bouquet, lovely fruit and black liquorice flavours and well integrated tannins.

Serving Recommendation: At room temperature to accompany strong flavoured meat dishes, game and mature cheese.
Country of origin: France
Alcohol Content: 14.5% Vol
Brand: Château Fortia
Type: Red Wine
Vintage: 2010
Dominant Varietal: Grenache
Region Produced: Provence
Varietal Composition: Grenache 85%, Syrah 15%

Our view
It’s a complex, full-bodied red wine, quite strong at 14.5% volume, and with the strong flavour of liquorice. It needs to be left to breathe for a while after opening at which point the flavours and scent become far more pronounced.