Domaine Grand Veneur Marc de Châteauneuf-de-Pape
Domaine Grand Veneur // France
This is a French pomace brandy, a marc, distilled in copper-pot stills from the remnants of the winemaking process. This marc uses pomace from the red wines of the revered Châteauneuf-de-Pape AOC in the Rhône region of France, primarily from syrah, grenache, mourvèdre, and cinsault grapes. The distillate is aged for six years in oak casks before being bottled at 40% ABV.
Grappa/MarcEau-de-vie that is distilled from the pomace (seeds, stems, skins) left over from winemaking. Typically only grapes are used, but other fruit is acceptable. Can be aged in wood. No specific length of time required.
Cask TypeFrench Oak