Chardonnay 2013, Domaine RETHORE-DAVY

Nov 1, 2011   //   by admin   //   Loire Valley Wines  //  No Comments


Vineyard :

26 years old on average covering 7.1 hectares. This Chardonnay is planted on very arid slopes of superficial weathered schist. 4,000 Vine stock are planted per hectare, for a production of 62hl/ha.

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Grape Variety :

100% Chardonnay

Vinification :

Soft then light direct pressing, clearing out. Cooled in temperature-controled tanks at 8°C during 6 days then low temperature fermentation . Aged on fine lees which are stirred frequently.

Tasting Note :

Color: light yellow robe with grey reflections
Nose: pleasant intensity with floral notes
Palate: Supple but fresh attack, acidity and sweetness make it harmonious

Serving Temperature :

Not more than 8 to 10°

Food Association Advice :

Appetizers, starters light meals, salads, grilled fish

Preservation :

Drink within 3 or 4 years