Domaine de la Grand Ribe Rochegude Côtes du Rhône Villages white Organic 2017EAN Code: 3760256770801
"Domaine de la Grand 'Ribe" ("ribe" meaning "frontier" in Provençal language) straddles the Drôme and Vaucluse areas. Founded in 1940, this family-owned estate which has been certified organic since 2002, and NOP since 2007 cares equally about protecting its terroir and producing wines naturally: harvesting by hand, vinification and ageing in an underground cellar or in oak casks all demonstrate its commitment to quality. t
SOIL TYPES: Terroirs on sandy alluvial soils and decalcified red clays, mixed with pebbles of various sizes; red sandstone soils.
GRAPE VARIETIES: 75% Roussanne, 25% Viognier
VINIFICATION: Harvesting at optimum ripeness of the grapes, in the morning in order to preserve their aromatic quality. Direct pressing. Fermentation at controlled temperature < 17°C.
TASTING NOTES: Golden yellow colour with bright reflections. Nose of white-fleshed fruits in syrup and white peaches with a hint of dry apricots and vanilla. A full, round and fruity wine which combines rich aromas with a beautiful freshness and aromatic persistence on the palate.
FOOD AND WINE MATCHING: Perfect as an apéritif or with a risotto of scallops. Serve at 10 or 12°C. It will keep 3 to 5 years, but can also be enjoyed now.
RATINGS: OR/GOLD CHALLENGE MILLESIMES BIO 2018
- Range : Côtes-du-Rhône & Villages
- Colour : White
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Respecting ancient traditions, working in harmony with the land, or showcasing an innovative spirit, these are the values that make our selected domaines stand out.
From family-owned domaines passed down through generations of winegrowers, to organic and innovative redevelopments, NewRhône Millésimes wishes to highlight all of them and their diversity.
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OR/GOLD Challenge Millésime bio 2019