Clos St Antonin
The Sabon family, who already owned the Domaine de la Janasse, expands by acquiring a new vineyard: the Clos St Antonin.
The vineyard is part of the town of Jonquières and extends on 15 hectares. The origin of its name comes from the writing on the frontage of an old XVIIIth century old masonry located in the middle of 14 hectares of vines. A place called St Antonin can be found on maps going back to Napoleon.
The Clos St Antonin produces various designations: IGP Principauté d’Orange, Côtes-du-Rhône, Côtes-du-Rhône-Villages Plan de Dieu and Châteauneuf-du-Pape.
The 2015 vintage was the first vintage vinified by the Sabon family. A family, traditional and quality production that respects the values of the Domaine de la Janasse:
Aromas of black raspberries, rose petals and pepper emerge from this cuvée. With a medium-bodied body, a growing minerality, a homogeneous texture and beautiful fruits, this Châteauneuf-du-Pape offers a beautiful finale.
The Côte du Rhône Sans Soufre Added offers notes of kirsch and blackberries, mixed with notes of pepper and bouquet.It is round, well textured and balanced, with a good finish.
Kirsch, blackberry, garrigue and floral aromas emerge from this medium-bodied Côtes du Rhône, with ripe tannins, a beautiful density and a beautiful finish.
The Côtes du Rhône Villages Plan de Dieu reveals a deeper ruby color as well as notes of ripe black raspberry, black cherry, melted liquorice and scorched earth. It is rich, powerful and concentrated, with a lot of depth, which is the hallmark of t