Côtes de Provence Blanc - 2021 - Jean Baptiste Dutheil de la Rochère
A complex nose of flowers, with notes of hawthorn, honey, chalk, citrus, pear, and sage... Palate: a mineral, unctuous, racy juice, with finesse a gogo and lots of purity.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Organic wine
- Côtes de Provence
- Degree of alcohol
- 13 %
- To drink from
- 2023 to 2026
A blend of 50% Ugni Blanc and 50% Vermentino, from vines of 7 and 8 years old, facing southeast, grown organically and planted on clay-limestone terraces with silica in the subsoil. Hand-picked in small crates. Vinification is traditional but without any chemical additives. Direct pressing, separate fermentation of the two grape varieties, natural settling, temperature control, and maturation for 6 months in vats.
Jean-Baptiste Dutheil de la Rochère
Jean-Baptiste Dutheil recently took up the torch at his family estate, an exceptional viticultural heritage site which his family has cared for over five generations. This 14-hectare estate, planted around the commune of Ste-Anne d'Evenos, was founded in the 16th century. The château was undoubtedly among the pioneers of environmentally respectful farming practices, as well as of natural...All wines
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