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Domaine de Vaccelli

Unu Rosé - 2018 - Nathalie et Gérard Courrèges

A Corsican rosé, yes, but not just any rosé! A nose with very fresh notes of white peach, grapefruit peel, crushed strawberry, apricot sorbet, and hints of flowers... Dense and mouthwatering on the palate, this is a wine of structure and balance, with intensity and length.

Size
75 cl
Original features
Organic wine
Appellation
Ajaccio AOP
Degree of alcohol
12.5 %
To drink from
2020 to 2023
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€17.80
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A blend of 80% Sciaccarellu and 20% Elegante (the name given to Grenache Noir in Corsica) from vines farmed organically and planted on slopes of sandy granitic soils. The grapes are harvested by hand, and the yields kept low. Vinification: direct pressing, fermentation and maturation in stainless steel tanks on medium-fine lees. 18 months of maturation is a long time for a rosé, but it shows that cuvée is one of the estate’s priorities! Bottled in January 2020.

Nathalie et Gérard Courrèges

Nathalie et Gérard Courrèges

Nathalie and Gérard Courrèges, brother and sister, are the heads of Domaine de Vaccelli, located in Cognocoli-Monticchi, in the very south of Corsica’s Ajaccio appellation. The estate’s creation dates back to 1962, when the Courrèges family bought about thirty hectares here following the Algerian War of Independence. While Alain, Gérard and Nathalie’s father, was a self-taught winemaker,...

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