RHÔNE Domaine Louis Chèze Condrieu Côteaux de Brèze, 2018

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Domaine Louis Chèze Condrieu Côteaux de Brèze, 2018


Category: France, RHÔNE, Domaine Louis Chèze, 2018

Starting out in 1978 with just 1 hectare of vineyard, today Louis works around 30 hectares of vines spread across the Northern Rhône appellations of St Joseph, Condrieu and Pays des Collines Rhôdaniennes. Not a man for the limelight, Louis lets his wines do the talking for him.

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100% Viognier

Vineyard & Vinification Note

Created since the 1996 vintage, it is located inside a 1.5 hectares plot in the Limony slopes, with a South South-East exposure.

Land Geology: Old granite and alluvium from the Ice Age. 18 to 22 years old, 25Hl/Ha yield.

Sustainable growing of the vineyard, épillonnage, green harvest, hand-picking harvesting. Grape Selection on the vine plants, gathering in 10 kg boxes.

Berry selection on a vibrating table, pressing, settling, then alcoholic and malolactic fermentation in barrels with batonnage (lees stirring)

New barrels and barrels of 2 to 3 wines for 8 to 10 months. Bottling without filtration in a single operation.

Tasting Note

Fine Gold colour, crystal clear. Complex aroma, apricot, honey.

Firm and sharp, followed by a very balanced aromatic burst, and concluded by a long taste combining the honeyed side and the mineral side.

Food Pairing

Ideal as an aperitif, Lobster thermidor.

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