Château de La Chaize

Lieu-dit "CHAMPAGNE" - Fleurie

Terroir

"Fleurie" is a blend of a selection of vineyard sites located in the Fleurie appellation.

Wine making

• Parcel based vinification
• 10% whole clusters, 90% destemmed
• Duration of maceration: 8 days
• Type of yeast: natural
• 2 pumping-over per day, 3 unloading
• After pressing, the free-run juice and press are assembled
• Spontaneous malolactic fermentation
• Tangential filtration

Tasting

Color: Glittering madder lake red
Nose: Intense, slightly spicy red fruits highlighting a bewitching floral frame
Palate: An incredible finesse remembering the elegant structure of the "La Chaize" - Monopole vineyard site, in its Burgundy dimension: basket of ripe red fruits, ethereal aromatic freshness enhanced by a slight smoky character.
Service temperature: 15°C (59°F)

SCORES

91/100 - Revue du Vin de France

Lieu-dit "CHAMPAGNE" - Fleurie
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