Chateau Saint-Roch Old Vines White
This is a wine whose flaxen color tinged with green highlight leads to aromas of lime zest and flavors of ripe pear. A medium bodied white made with great precision.
OP COTES DU ROUSSILLON WHITE
The Château Saint-Roch is located in the heart of Roussillon, South of France, close to the Spanish border. Halfway between the Pyrenees and the Mediterranean sea, the Queribus Cathar castle, set on a steep cliff, overlooks the valley and the mosaic of our vineyard.
High Environmental Value level 3 vineyard. Sustainable, low-impact farming. Bush vines, dry grown. Yield: 40 hl/ha.
First selection as the bunches are cut, and second sorting of grapes at the cellar door. Cold maceration. The alcoholic fermentation is kept at 61°F to maximize the fruit expression.
Bottling in December.
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- Old Vines, 80% Grenache blanc - 20% Roussanne
- 93 Pts Jeb Dunnuck (2020 vintage)
- Pair with shellfish, sushi, poultry or vegetarian cuisine.
- Stony, black schist soil, with loam, in the Agly Valley.