||The Crozes Hermitage vineyard is the largest of all the northern Rhône Valley Appellations. It extends over 11 communes situated in the Drôme, on the left bank of the Rhône. The Domaine de Thalabert has belonged to the Maison Paul Jaboulet Aîné since 1834. It is situated on the plain, and is the oldest in the Appellation.
||La Roche de Glun (France)
|Composition of the land
||This estate of around 40 ha is located on a pebbly plain that is glacial in origin. These small, round pebbles store heat during the day and release it at night, providing optimum maturity.
||The grapes from the Thalabert estate are carefully sorted then meticulously vinified using traditional methods.
||Traditionally aged in wood for 12 months in our ancient “VINEUM” cellar.
||Pressed guinea fowl with young vegetables. Noisette of lamb with rosemary. Saddle of devilled lamb with young vegetables.
||Price Jaboulet Crozes Hermitage Domaine de Thalabert 2013 € 31.51