Chardonnay Organic


Chardonnay Organic

Appellation               Pays d’Oc

Color and alcohol     Dry White Organic wine              13% vol

Grape variety            Chardonnay 100%, with low yields (30hl/ha)

Soil                            Terrace of pebbles with clayey subsurface

Comments of the cellarman
Golden yellow color, this wine has a great vividness, with citrus and white flowers aromas. The mouth is ample and softly.                    

Vinification
In the vineyard are only allowed natural products: organic fertilizer (manure), copper against mildew, sulfur against powdery mildew. Excludes all synthetic products such as herbicides, pesticides, GMOs. Organic standards compliance is checked twice a year by the Bureau Veritas. Night harvest to preserve the flavors of the grapes. The grapes macerate 2 to 3 hours in the press before pressing at low pressure to dissolve a maximum of aromas. It is then clarified naturally at room temperature for 48 h. Alcoholic fermentation occurs between 15 ° and 18 ° C in stainless steel tanks for 3 weeks. The raising of the wine continues in vats on fine lees for 4 months. The sulfite rate is lower in 100mg/l.

Rewards Prix d'Excellence at Concours des Oenologues de France in 2016 (2015 vintage year)

Vintage year(s) presently available for sale: 2018     

Food pairing   Fish, seafood, Shell, goat cheese.

Cellaring potential   1 to 3 years 

 

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