Wine spectator août 2013 : 87
Wine enthusiast Juillet 2013 : 86
La Croix de Prieur is Château Coussin's second wine, produced in the heart of the Trets terroir. It is made from a plot that belonged to the monks of the Abbey of Saint Victor in Marseille, in the Middle Ages.
Average age of vines: 30 years
Yield: 50 hl/ha.
Minimum use of pesticide approach (Agriculture raisonnée)
Direct pressing of the destemmed grapes in stainless steel temperature-controlled presses, and then temperature-controlled fermentation in stainless steel vats.
Appearance: Beautiful bright, delicate pink.
Nose: Pleasant citrus bouquet.
Palate: Fresh, with a hint of pear and banana. Delicious freshness on the finish. A pleasant wine.
Matching food & wine
This wine is perfect with vegetable tians, grilled lamb cutlets or spicy dishes