Chêne Bleu, "Astralabe"

22,00 €

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Le domaine du Chêne Bleu is our big crush of the year at la CUV !


Astralable is a full-bodied vintage, with flavours of ripe red fruits, a hint of spices and herbs, and a silky cocoa finish. Perfect on a leg of lamb, with beef, and why not on a chocolate desert !


Majority of Grenache with a hint of Syrah.


Maybe the name of this vintage reminds you of a distant history class....On the 11th century, Abélard and Héloïse lived a story of forbidden and impossible love, which yet resulted in the birth of a son named Astralabe. Separated by force after the discovery of their relation, they exchanged many love letters which are still famous and studied nowadays. 

Chêne Bleu takes a tongue-in-cheek look back on history with their anachronistic label, where you can see Abélard listening to his musique with earphones, and on each side, his parents sending each other emails !

Data sheet

  • Type of wine : Red
  • Vintage : 2018 , 2018
  • Region : Rhône Valley
  • Appellation : Ventoux
  • Tasting moment : Important occasion, Gift ideas, Convivial meal
  • Aroma, flavour : Fruity, Floral, Fruity, spicy
  • Structure : Full-bodied, Round
  • Wine pairing : Cooked meats, Red meat, Substancial meal, Chocolate dessert
  • Grape, blend : Grenache, syrah