A vertical is a journey through the vintages of a vineyard. 

The Domaine de Pech Ménel presents you its vertical. From 1999 to 2007, taste exceptional wines that have changed and improved with time. Organise tastings with family, friends or even your team to taste and discover all the secrets of this very special vertical. 

Domaine de Pech Ménel 1999

Syrah 70 % Mourvèdre Carignan 30%

29 hl/ha – 14,5%

Clay-limestone soil and some schist

Average age of the vines: between 10 and 60 years old

4 000 vines/ha

Manual harvesting

Classic vinification
Destemming of the harvest

Maturing in vats

Domaine de Pech Ménel 2000

Syrah 70 % Carignan 15% «carbonic maceration» Grenache 15%
35 hl/ha – 14%
Clay-limestone soil and some schist

Average age of the vines: between 10 and 60 years old

4 000 vines/ha

Manual harvesting

Classic vinification
Destemming of the harvest  except the Capignan

Maturing in vats

Château Pech Menel 2001

Carignan 60% «carbonic maceration» Syrah 20% Mourvèdre 20%
Between 15 and 35 hl/ha – 14,5%

Clay-limestone soil and some schist

Average age of the vines: between 10 and 60 years old

4,000 vines/ha Concentration and power

Manual harvesting Excellent sanitary condition
Classic vinification
Destemming of the harvest except for the carignan

Maturing in vats

Château de Pech Ménel 2002

Carignan 50 % «carbonic maceration» Syrah 30% Grenache 20%
Between 10 and 30 hl/ha – 14,5%

Clay-limestone soil and some schist

Average age of the vines: between 10 and 60 years old

4,000 vines/ha Concentration and power

Manual harvesting Excellent sanitary condition
Classic vinification
Destemming of the harvest except for the carignan

Maturing in vats

 

Château de Pech Ménel 2003

Syrah 35% Carignan 50% carbonic maceration Grenache 15%
15 to 35 hl/ha – 14%

Clay-limestone soil and some schist

Average age of the vines: between 12 and 60 years old

4 000 vines/ha

Manual harvesting

Classic vinification
Destemming of the harvest except the Capignan

Maturing in vats

Château de Pech Ménel 2004

Syrah 40% Carignan 40% carbonic maceration Grenache 20%

15 to 35 hl/ha  – 14,5%
Clay-limestone soil and some schist

Average age of the vines: between 12 and 60 years old

4 000 vines/ha

Manual harvesting

Classic vinification
Destemming of the harvest  except the Capignan

Maturing in vats

Château de Pech Ménel 2005

Syrah 20% Carignan 70% macération carbonique Grenache 10%

30 hl/ha – 13,5%

Clay-limestone soil and some schist

Average age of the vines: between 12 and 60 years old

4 000 vines/ha

Manual harvesting yield 32 hl/ha
Classic vinification
Destemming of the harvest except for the carignan

Maturing in vats

Château de Pech Ménel 2007

Syrah 70% Carignan 30% macération carbonique
32 hl/ha – 14,5%

Clay-limestone soil and some schist

Average age of the vines: between 12 and 60 years old

4 000 vines/ha

Manual harvesting yield 32 hl/ha
Classic vinification
Destemming of the harvest except for the carignan

Maturing in vats