Get Adobe Flash player
Time ...
Date ...
«  October 2017  »
WMTWTFSS
39 1
402345678
419101112131415
4216171819202122
4323242526272829
443031 
Statistics
Content View Hits : 2478909
Who's Online
We have 18 guests online
Home Wines French Robert Grillou Chardonnay

Chardonnay Robert Grillou

Chardonnay_Robert_Grillou

Designation: CHARDONNAY - VIN DE PAYS D'OC WHITE

Vintage: 2008

Grape variety(ies): Chardonnay originaly from Burgundy. It has been thriving in southern France for about 20 years, where it has found a new home.

Origin: The vineyards of Pays d'Oc are located between the Mediterranean and the Cévennes hills, the Rhône delta and the Mediterranean.

Soil: Highly varied over the whole Oc wine producing area : the most suited are clay-chalky.

 

Vinification:

The grapes are harvested when just ripe. They are rapidly pressed. The must is racked at a low temperature for about 12 hours with SO2 and seeded with yeast. Low temperature fermentation (16 - 20° C). Alcoholic fermentation : 1 week. The wine is fined, stored in tanks.

 

Characteristics:

- Colour: Clear, slightly golden yellow with faints lights.

- Nose: Very expressive with notes of fresh butter, acacia, pineapple, tropical fruit.

- Palate: Round and pleasing wine, fine balance, with notes of lemon.

 

Recommendations: Fine wine that goes very well with grilled fish, white meat. May be served with some types of cheese.

 

Serving condition in C°: 10 - 12

Presentation:

Cellar potential: 1 - 2 years

Acidity G/L: 5,8

Residual sugar G/L: 8GR

 

Download PDF