What importer Polaner Selections has to say about this wine...
VINEYARDPerfectly situated vineyard recently purchased from uncle, Robert Michel. 4 hectares of Syrah originally planted in 1910. The "y" in La Geynale is a nod to the 20-30% Reynard blended into Genale.SOILGranitic soilsVITICULTUREPrunes to only four bunches of grapes per vine (the norm is between five and seven) which concentrates the vines' growing power and cuts down on the need for green harvests.VINIFICATION90% whole cluster at low temps, vinfied 2/3 in barrel and 1/3 in tankAGINGOak barrels for up to 12 months
Earthy , Floral , Tannic