GRAPES: 50% Viognier, 50% Roussanne.
TERROIR: Sandy marl soils, mainly composed of clay, limestone and carbonate sand.
AVERAGE AGE of the vines: 15 years
YIELD: 50hl / ha
HISTORY OF THE CUVEE: Le monarque is a butterfly from our region that migrates every summer to Africa. It can travel more than 4000 kilometers during its journey.
This Cuvée is organic for a more responsible viticulture that preserves our biodiversity.
Tie the vine branches : 1 metal strand for Viogniers and Roussannes.
HARVEST OF GRAPES: picked by machine at night
GRAPE STALK in full
VATTING TIME: 1 month
FERMENTATION TIME slow: 1 month with temperature control between 14-18 ° and malolactic fermentation
MATURING in concrete tanks
BOTTLING at the property without additions of sulphites (contains less than 10mg / l of sulphites which are naturally present in the wine).
TASTING NOTES: yellow color with the reflet of brilliant green, with aromas of fruits and white flowers. Crispe palate with notes of lime zest. It's tangy finish on the palate makes it a perfect pleasure wine for the summer to accompany your aperitifs and fish.
CUSTODY : to drink during the year.
PACKAGING : 750 ml
SERVIC : 10 ° - 11 °
FOOD & WINE PAIRING : White fish, shellfish, cold cuts.