La Cour Des Dames Chardonnay 2016 (6 x 750mL) France

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$16.67 per Bottle
$100 per pack

Overview

Winemaking

More than 40% of the final blend is put in contact with oak. Slow alcoholic fermentation (3 to 6 weeks) with

controlled temperatures. The wine is aged for 9 months in contact with oak on fine

leed with lees stirring. Partial malolactic fermentation on a part of the cuvée to give butten notes and complexity to the whole cuvée.

Terroir

This wine is produced from Chardonnay grape variety grown in different terroirs of the Pays d’Oc region.

  • the foothills of the Cévennes at an altitude of 400 m : clay-limestone soils, - the Hérault plain : rich stony clay and basaltic soil alongside the sea, - the Aude Valley : clay-limestone soils of the Minervois region giving fruity wines. - the Limoux region. Altitudes between 150 and 400 meters. Controlled pruning (trellised) and yields
Region:
FRA - Languedoc-Roussillon
State:
Imported
Country:
France

Winery Tasting Notes

With its clear and limpid lovely golden colour, this wine has fruity aromas of pear and apricot, white flowers and hazelnut, with a slightly buttery finish and subtle vanilla hints. Very nice minerality and freshness.

Appellation

Pays d’Oc Indication Géographique Protégée

Food & Wine Pairing

Serve chilled (12°C). This wine is best enjoyed as an aperitif and with seafood, fish and charcuterie.

Vintage
2016
Region
FRA - Languedoc-Roussillon
Grape Style
Chardonnay
Closure Type
Screwcap closure

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