LAND AND CLIMATE
Siliceous soil of schistous origin, stonier on the slopes,
more sandy in the depressions.
Climate : it is influenced by the sea,
Hyères harbour is only a few kilometers away.
Most of it is sloping with vines on trellis.
Average vine age: 20 years,
Grape varieties for this wine : Grenache 85%, Syrah 10%, Rolle 5%.
THE WINE MAKING
Grape harvest is entirely by hand with on site grape sorting,
Stalk stripping and inerting of musts is immediate upon entrance
of the grapes into the cellar, Pressing is performed after a short maceration.
Temperature control is effective at all stages, with fermentation at a fixed 17°C.
Alcoholic strength 13,0% vol.
Bottled in bordeaux-type 75cl Mira Bottle with 44 x 24 TwinTop cork with
Mise en Bouteille au Château marking, own label, capsule congé.
TASTING AND FOOD MATCHING
Flesh pink hue, its subtle and delicate nose brings up fresh fruit and citrus aromas.
This expressive, fresh and ethereal mouth develops exotic notes
Your perfect companion all your meals and parties along :
For example : soufflés, terrines, delicatessen, carpaccios, seafood and shell fish,
braised duck filets, tajines, rack of lamp, prime rib, sea bream, sea bass,
bouillabaisse. Duck and goose Foie Gras, truffles. And also : sushis, sashimis, Asian cuisines. Desserts, all.
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