La Solitude Côtes du Rhône Blanc 2016
$26.00 inc. GST
Tasting Note: Grenache Blanc, Clairette, Rousanne, Viognier. Rounded and open, with friendly peach and honeysuckle notes and a breezy, almond-accented finish. Drink now. Clairette brings freshness with citrus zest, Viognier aromatic richness, roundness, Grenache notes of white flowers. Match with grilled fish or Asian cuisine such as Yakitori, Tempura, Poke bowl. Can also be enjoyed as an aperitif on a sunny afternoon.
Winemaking Notes: After sorting, the grapes are gently pressed with the help of pneumatic presses. Fermentation at 20° C in barrels for the Roussanne and Viognier, temperature- controlled vinification in vats for the other grape varietals. The malolactic fermentation is blocked for this wine. Ageing occurs in barrels, on fine lees, with stirring, for a period of 8 months.
Region: Rhône AOC, France