- Wine vintage
- AOP COSTIÈRES DE NîMES
- 60% Roussanne, 20% Viognier, 20% White Grenache
- Laying down
- Pleasant now and for the next 2 to 3 years.
- 0,75 L
Yellow colour with green reflections.
Fresh white fruits and white flowers’ pollen aromas on the nose.
Grape variety : 60% Roussanne, 20% Viognier, 20% Grenache.
Appellation : AOP Costières de Nîmes
Colour : White
Terroir : Rolled pebbles from the Durance river (which flowed through the valley well before the Rhône).
Vine age : 20 years.
Yield : 50 hl/ha.
Winemaking process : Grapes are cooled at reception. Then the must is cooled to facilitate a natural clarification. Low temperature vatting.
Tasting : Yellow colour with green reflections. Fresh white fruits and white flowers’ pollen aromas on the nose. The Grenache provides the richness and the Roussanne the balancing acidity.
Serving temperature : 12° - 14°C.
Food pairing : Aperitif, asparagus, fish, white meat with a creamy sauce, veal chops “forestière” (with mushrooms), seafood, risotto and salad.
Ageing potential : 2 - 3 years.
Notes and awards
- 89pts + "Best Buy" Wine Enthusiast
- Médaile de Bronze CGA Paris
- 88/100 Decanter