Grandes Jorasses – 2013
Grandes Jorasses Vintage : 2013Colour : White
Wine of Savoie AOP
100% Altesse or Roussette, grape varieties of Savoie.
Glacier sediments: clay and limestone strata.Exposure: South.Height: 450m.Age of the vines: 13 years.
Plot blend: 40HL/Ha.
Vinification Traditional: no yeast (native yeasts), a long fermentation of over 4 months, naturally made malo. Rough filtration on white earth.Hand-operated harvest.
Proof: natural 12°
Floral and fruity nose.A very fine minerality, to bring freshness and balance.Preservation: 3 to 5 years
Service temperature: 13°C (45°F).
For the record, « Les Grandes Jorasses » is the name of one of the most mythical races of the Mont-Blanc Mountains.