Chateau Simone 2014 'Les Grands Carmes de Simone' Blanc, Vin de Pays des Bouches du Rhone
Item Number: 10839
Sub Region: Provence
Appellation/AVA: Vin de Pays des Bouches du Rhone
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): Clairette / Ugni Blanc / Viognier
Type: Wine - White
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 13.5
Viticulture: Practicing Organic
Soil Type: Limestone
Vine Age: 30+ years
Winemaking Notes: Grapes are harvested and sorted by hand. Sorting occurs during picking and in the cellar. The grapes are lightly crushed partially destemmed with a vertical hydraulic press. Maturation occurs in small wooden casks on fine lees. Les Grands Carmes de Simone Blanc is racked for natural decanting before bottling.
Tasting Notes: This white wine is supremely fresh with finely fruity notes on its delicate bouquet. Destined to be consumed quickly, it nevertheless has a good aging potential.