150 years of tradition in the heart of Gascony

 

Côtes de Gascogne

Protected Geographical Indication

Gros Manseng Moelleux

Varietals: 100% Gros Manseng.

Average vineyard age: 20 years old.

Density of planting: 4500 vines/ha.

Vineyard management: Mechanical ploughing, organic fertilization.

Harvest: Mid-November. Late harvest by hand.

Winemaking process: Very soft pressing, controlled must settling, with a natural fermentation in oak barrels.

Ageing: 8 months minimum in French oak barrels.

Bottling: Bottled on-site.

Type: Very sweet wine.

Residual sugar: 75g/L.

 

Tasting notes: Beautiful yellow gold color, bright, with complex aromas of grapefruit, apricot and honey. The palate is full and generous followed by a freshness on the finish.

Service advice: Serve wine around 10°C - 12°C.

This wine is pleasant as an aperitif, but it can also be served with foie gras, cheese and dessert.

© 2016 Jean de Montréjeau. Realisation: C.P.