Le Grand Noir - Chardonnay (15% Viognier)

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Le Grand Noir - Chardonnay (15% Viognier)
Le Grand Noir - Chardonnay (15% Viognier)
Le Grand Noir - Chardonnay (15% Viognier)
Le Grand Noir - Chardonnay (15% Viognier)
Le Grand Noir - Chardonnay (15% Viognier)
14.00

Le Grand Noir - Chardonnay

France

  • Subtle use of oak
  • Great with food or by itself
  • Unusual blend that adds a note of Viognier spice to Chardonnay
  • NEW WAVE FRENCH WINE, COMBINING FRENCH REGIONAL CHARACTER WITH NEW WORLD ACCESSIBILITY
  • FROM ONE OF THE OLDEST WINE REGIONS IN FRANCE (THE ROMANS MADE WINE HERE)

Chardonnay

grape variety 85% Chardonnay, 15% Viognier
Appellation IGP Pays d'Oc
Region Minervois, Languedoc Roussillon
Oak Maturation 30% was matured in French and American barrels. The remainder, including the Viognier, was unoaked.
Cellaring potential 3 Years
Alcohol 13%
Acidity 3.7g/l
PH 3.5
Residual sugar 3g/l
Climate Mediterranean
Altitude 150m
Exposition & Soil Clay and limestone terraces
Vine Age 15 years
density 4 000 vines/ha
yield Low-60hl/ha
Harvest Mechanical harvesting at night to maintain freshness