Saint-Joseph white wine - cuvée Lucie 2019 Domaine Louis ChomelBack
This Saint-Joseph white wine is powerful and fresh on the palate with floral and mineral aromas. This white wine does honor to the granddaughter of Louis Chomel, founder of the vineyard; it brings together character and generosity to seduce you.
WINEYARD - TERROIR
The vineyard of the Louis Chomel estate is mainly located on the heights of Saint-Désirat in Ardèche (Department 07, Auvergne Rhône Alpes region) with a southern exposure, close to the banks of the Rhône with frequent northerly winds, a unique and exceptional climate .
This white wine from the Saint-Joseph appellation is grown on fairly deep migmatic granite soils, the vines being between 20 and 30 years old.
The Lucie 2019 - Saint Joseph blanc cuvée is made up of grape varieties: 50% MARSANNE and 50% ROUSSANNE
VINIFICATION AND AGING
The harvest is carried out manually, the bunches transported whole. A first sorting is carried out within the vineyard then a second on arrival in the cellar. Direct pressing then cold settling.
Alcoholic and malolactic fermentation in barrels of one to two wines with batonnage on the lees. Control of temperatures.
This Saint Joseph white wine is aged in barrels of one to two wines over a period varying between 8 to 10 months.
Alcohol content: 14%
Recommended tasting temperature between 8 and 11 ° C
Cuvée Lucie 2019 - Saint Joseph white wine
This white Saint Joseph can be enjoyed either as an aperitif or as an accompaniment to your meals based on fish, seafood ...