Roussette Cru Monthoux

  • gammefleur-roussette-618
  •  Alesse grape variety
  • Monthoux Vineyard
gammefleur-roussette-618 Alesse grape varietyMonthoux Vineyard
12.40 €
DescriptifVery balanced, fruity and mineral persistence, notes of orange peel.
CépageAltesse wine variety is typically Savoyard.
Little productive, sensitive to mildew and"coulure"(run-out)
Foliage very cut, dark green on the upper side and milk-white on the lawer side.
Altesse likes sloping ground.
Production du Cru280 HL
VinificationManual harvest, pneumatic pressing.
Clarification vinification heat regulated at 20°, fermentation during three weeks.
When the alcoholic fermentation is over, malolactic fermentation starts: the malic acid is degraded into lactic acid, it allows to lawer the wine acidity and avoid fermentation in the bottle.
Thanks to this you have round wines with a long finish in palate and you can keep them longer.
Aire de ProductionIt's produced in Saint Jean de Chevelu and Monthoux.
Dégustation : Robe, Nez, BoucheColour : light yellow, green shades
Nose : white fruit, pear and violet.
Palate: lively attack, whith richness. Nice bitterness proper to Altesse.
Well balanced wine, mineral and fruity persistance, orange peel.
GardeHe can beware until 5 years and more according to the vintage wines.