Chardonnay 100%
High Environmental Value Certified
 

Domaine de Castelnau

"Les Ronces" Chardonnay

The color is glossy yellow with green glints, nose revealing complex aromas of white peach, pear and pineapple. The attack is lively and fresh with a persistent finish with aromas of candied lemons and salty notes

Appellation

Pays D'Oc

Vineyard

Planting density of 5000 vine stocks per hectare on clay and limestone hillsides. Vine training method is high trellising with Royat pruning.

Vinification

Night mechanical harvest to preserve the grapes' quality potential. Gentle de-stemming and pressing of grapes. Fermentation under temperature control. Grapes from different plots are separately vinified to keep each vine’s typicality and enable original blends. Aging on fine lees. Limited sulfites addition.

Pairing

Pairs with appetizers, crab cakes, sushi, salmon, chicken, pork or pasta in a creamy sauce, mild curries.