CÔTES DE PROVENCE
The statue adorning the label, dated 1840 and placed at the end of the estate alley, is the work of sculptor Antoine Aprile, native from Cuers.
The red sandstone bedrock has produced a sandy limestone soil, which has combined with colluvial soil from the areas of high ground on either side of the terroir.
Average age of vines: 30 years
82% Rolle - 18% Ugni Blanc and Clairette
Yield: 50 hl/ha.
Minimum use of pesticide approach (Agriculture raisonnée)
Skin maceration of the destemmed grapes at low temperature in stainless steel temperature-controlled presses, and then temperature-controlled fermentation in stainless steel vats.
Luminous with golden highlights
A nose of citrus peel and pineapple
Nice length with a tropical fruit persistence.
Matching food & wine
perfect with crustaceans, grilled fish, sea scallop ceviche, goat cheese.