Château du Carrubier - Blanc - 2017 Vintage

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.

THE VINEYARD
Most of it is sloping with vines on trellis.
Average vine age: 20 years,
Grape varieties : about 60% Rolle, 20% Sémillon, 20% Ugniblanc.

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.

PRODUCT CHARACTERISTICS
Alcoholic strength 12% vol.
Bottled in bordeaux-type Mira 75cl, TwinTop cork 44 x 24 with
Mise en Bouteille au Château marking,
own label, capsule congé.

TASTING AND FOOD MATCHING
Pale hue with green glints, the nose develops lilac, anise and citrus peel notes.
The mouth attack is fresh, it expresses those white flowers and stretches out into a brisk final.

All fishes, shell fish and crustaceans.
Bouillabaisse, bourride, pike quenelles à la Nantua,
sole filets and scallops with beurre blanc. Duck and goose Foie Gras. White meats
Desserts, all.