This ripe wine with touches of minerality is about rich fruits and balanced acidity. Hints of apricots and pineapple balance the citrus thread that goes through the wine. 88 Points from Wine Enthusiast.
WINEMAKER Sebastien Millet
WINERY Domaine “La Gemière”
GRAPE VARIETAL 100% Sauvignon Blanc
TERROIR Pebbly terrain called “La Caillote” is composed of clay, limestone and white soil. The vines are 25 years.
VITICULTURE & VINICULTURE Pressed and flow by gravity into the tanks. Musts are racked 48 hours later, then preserved at low temperatures for 4 to 7 days before fermentation.
AGING In enameled and stainless steel tanks for 5 to 6 months.
FOOD PAIRING Best with fish and shellfish. Superb with white meats and goat cheeses.
ALCOHOL CONTENT 12.5%