RHÔNE Château Val Joanis Réserve Les Aubépines, Lubéron, 2017

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Château Val Joanis Réserve Les Aubépines, Lubéron, 2017

£18.95

Category: France, RHÔNE, Château Val Joanis, 2017

Les Aubépines is essentially the result of Roussanne’s best plot selection. Produced in small quantities, this fresh and ample wine develops aromas of white flowers, toasted brioche and pear.

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£18.95

Producing wines since Roman times, today the estate is owned by the Roozen family, who are continually striving to produce delicious wine, whilst protecting their environment.

Val Joanis is a beautiful estate of 400 hectares with stunning gardens and views over the Lubéron.

The 120 hectares of vineyard spread over the hills at altitudes ranging from 280m to 450m, the site of the famous plot ‘Les Griottes’. The vineyards also benefit from a sunny exposure and enjoy a particularly favourable microclimate with late ripening giving the wines freshness and balance.

Grape

70% Roussanne

30% Rolle (Vermentino)

Vineyard & Vinification Note

Yield: 35 hl/ hectare

Location: 3 hectares located at the South of the estate.

Soil: Clay/limestone.

Exposure: South/South East

Altitude: 300 metres

Vinification and ageing in 400l barrels

Production: 15 000 bottles

Tasting Note

Made with a selection of our best Roussanne, les Aubépines is an elegant and complex wine, rich and almost buttery with notes of white flowers, toasted brioche and pear. Vegan.

Food Pairing

Les Aubépines is the perfect partner to grilled fish such as tuna. Also great with roast poultry and some cheeses.

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