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Tasting

The Corsin Domain’s Saint-Véran ‘Vieilles Vignes’ has a glinting light gold colour with green tints. Its aroma is expressive, fine and elegant, intertwined with fine, woody notes. Its complex bouquet is constructed around fruit and white flowers. The attack on the palate is full and round with mineral notes prolonged by a generous and slightly acid flavour.

How to serve

Between 13° and 14°C. Goes perfectly with fish, sea-foods, white meats and snails.

Cellar life

From 4 to 6 years

Our vineyards

Exposed to the north-east around the village of Davayé, our Chardonnay wines are rooted in clay-limestone soils at an altitude of 200 metres. Average age of the vines: 40 years.

Planting density: 8000 plants per hectare.

Vinification

- Manual harvest

- Pneumatic pressing

- Static clarification

- Fermentation in thermostatically controlled vats

- Partial racking during fermentation

Ageing

Matured for 35 % in oak vats on fine lees with stirring (vats of 4 to 7 wines)
Blending of the wines in casks and stainless-steel tanks after 8 months maturing.

Award

Gold medalist in the Lyon International Competition in 2015

Bottling

bouteilles-retour  Home-bottled at the end of the summer following the harvest. 75cl & 150cl.

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