Variety: GSM (Grenache/Shiraz/Mourvèdre)
Region: Rhone Valley
Style: Strong and smooth
Flavours: Red cherries and raspberries
Food pairing: Beef stew and lasagne
Producer: Marcel Richaud was a pioneer in southern Rhone in using organic practices and minimizing So2 in his wines early 70's in the village of Cairanne. His wines are always big (classical of the area) but somehow always balanced and still with a great acidity as a backbone.