100% Pinot Noir
Calcium shale from the Kimmeridgian and Portlandian Upper Jurassic era.
Average age of the vines
Stainless steel tanks between 20° and 28°C.
Ageing of 18 months in stainless steel (85%) and in oak (15%).
The vineyard is situated in an amphitheatre which protects it from Northerly winds.
Irancy "Paradis" 2017 - James Suckling - February 2019 - 89/100
- Irancy "Paradis" 2017 - James Suckling - February 2019 - 89/100Attractive floral notes here with a wild-brambleberry edge. The palate has crisp, chalky texture and a lithe, juicy kick. Plenty of acidity! Drink now.
- Irancy Paradis 2015 - The Buyer - February 2018Because
of the vintage, Archambaud decided to omit the customary César (which he made a
100% cuvee out of) and produce a 100% Pinot Noir instead - free run juice with
This decision plus the warmth of the vintage means this is a soft, elegant Irancy that would make a perfect by-the-glass wine.