La Solitude Côtes du Rhône Blanc 2018
$29.90 inc. GST
Tasting Notes: A nose of citrus and apricot mixed with white flowers. A round and welcoming palate with a fresh and vibrant finish. Clairette brings freshness with citrus zest, Viognier aromatic richness, roundness, Grenache notes of white flowers. Clairette 60%, Viognier 30%, Grenache blanc 10%. 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: The grapes are picked early in the morning and fully destemmed. The pressing is soft to extract only the most noble juices. The fermentation takes place in thermo-regulated stainless-steel vats. The malolactic fermentation is not sought for this wine to preserve all the aromatic freshness. The wine is aged 6 months in vats on fine lees before being bottled.
Region: Rhône AOC, France