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CHATEAU DE LA VIOLETTE - Apremont, France

CHATEAU DE LA VIOLETTE - AOP Vin de Savoie Apremont - Jacquere, FRANCE

Nice pale yellow wine. This wine is very easy to drink, light bodied with flavours of honeysuckle and citrus fruit. On the palate, there is a good minerality with aromas of fint, citrus and passion fruit. It is a very crisp and elegant wine.

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VINEYARD

Located in the hearth of the Savoie vineyard, at the foot of Mount Granier. The vineyard is planted on stony soils from erosion and limestone boulders. Clay and limestone soils. Due to climate of Savoie, the vineyard is limited to the best exposed slopes. The vineyard is located in the medieval village of Les Marches, in front of the Mount Granier. The estate produces white, red, rosé and cremant from Savoie.

Wine facts

Total Production:

40,000 bottles/year

Winemakers:

Nicolas DURDIN

Producer:

Charles-Henri Gayet

Variant:

750ml

Average Age of Vines:

30 years

Average Vineyard Altitude:

350m

Density:

7000p/ha

Production:

60HL/HA

Sustainably Farmed:

Yes

Harvest Method:

Manual

Fermentation and Maceration:

Uses alcoholic fermentation

Aging:

8 MONTHS in stainless-steel tanks

Alcohol:

11.5%

Vintage:

2016

Country:

FRANCE

SKU:

RH127

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