Marsanne/Roussanne “Contours de Mairlant” VdF

2016

A blend of Marsanne and Roussanne in granite soils from two villages within the Condrieu appellation, Saint-Pierre-de-Boeuf and Chavanay. Fermented and aged in 3-5 year-old barrels for 11 months on lees without racking.

90 points
"A lush, alluring style, with creamed apple and pear fruit, lined with a mirabelle plum note that adds tension. Anise and quinine details supply energy through the finish. Drink now through 2020. 1,360 cases made, 50 cases imported."
James Molesworth,
Wine Spectator

SKU/Code: 
DB3117-16
Product Line: 
Wine
White
Varietal: 
While blend (mostly Marsanne)
Farming Type: 
Sustainable