2019 - Chardonnay, Domaine du Rieu Frais
Domaine du Rieu frais is located in Drôme provençale in the heart of the regional parc of Baronnies Provençales (IGP Coteaux du baronnies). Alexandre Liotaud - 3rd generation - only makes organic wines thanks to a particular microclimate (mediteranean and alpine influence). Vineyard of 35 ha where diversity is a key word (more than 8 varietals grow on the property).
This cuvée comes from the oldest vines of Chardonnay in the vineyard. Skin maceration for 12 to 24 hours. 10% aged in oak barrels for 9 month.
Crisp and lively Chardonnay with notes of white flowers, linden and green apple. Will be enjoyed on its own or accompanied by grilled fish, soft cheese and dessert.
Varietal : 100% Chardonnay