Amphora Blanc - 2019 - Yves Canarelli
Bronze color... The nose is intense, with notes of flowers and white fruits. Palate: rich wine, nice structure, with a strong personality, lots of length and freshness. The amphora is a perfect mastery among the Canarelli!
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Biodynamic wine
- Degree of alcohol
- 13.5 %
- To drink from
- 2020 to 2024
A single varietal cuvée of Vermentino, also called Rolle in other parts of France. The vines are exposed North-West and South, in a windy climate, on a clay-granite soil. The estate is certified by Ecocert since 2002 and the vineyard has been grown biodynamically since 2006. Vinification: controlled yields, manual harvests, whole bunches, fermentation and aging in clay amphorae during 8 months. Natural clarification, light filtration.
Yves Canarelli took over his grandfather’s vines in 1993. In 20 years, he has shifted his viticulture over to biodynamics, and reintroduced ancient grape varietals like Cargaghjolu Nero, which nearly went extinct in the 1960s. He also transformed his domain into an ultra-modern estate, to fully benefit from one of the highest rates of sunshine in France. Yves has tested everything: from his...All wines
from the estate