An ample wine, well balanced, with citrus and pear notes complemented by a touch of grapefruit and salinity.
WINEMAKER Basile Ricome
APPELLATION AOP Costières de Nîmes
GRAPE VARIETIES 70% Roussanne – 30% Marsanne
TERROIR 15 year-old vines with 7.5 acres of Roussanne and 5 acres of Marsanne.
CULTURE & VINIFICATION Right after picking, bunches are pressed directly under CO2 cover. Juice is decanted for 30 hours at about 50°f then slowly fermented in tank at 53-57°f.