Château les Valentines Blanc 2016 Côtes de Provence

This is a very interesting white, blend of Rolle and some 80-years old vines of Ugni Blanc! A surprising aromatic complexity with flavours of citrus, pear and white flowers, a buttery touch and a refreshing acidity. Pretty high-level for a white Côtes de Provence, it is a great discovery for Your Sommelier.

4 Bottles available

£ 16.50 tax incl.

 

This is a very interesting white, blend of Rolle and some 80-years old vines of Ugni Blanc! A surprising aromatic complexity with flavours of citrus, pear and white flowers, a buttery touch and a refreshing acidity. Pretty high-level for a white Côtes de Provence, it is a great discovery for Your Sommelier.

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Wine Characteristics When & how to drink?
 
Producer
Vintage
Appellation
Region
Type
Grape
Château les Valentines
2016
AOP Côtes de Provence La Londe
Provence
Dry white wine
50% Rolle
35% Ugni Blanc 35%
15% Clairette
 
Drink
Open
Serve
Food
from now to 2019
Open and drink
10-12°C
Seafood, white fish
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Soil
Vineyard
Harvest
Alcohol
Ageing
Clay-Limestone, Mica-schistes
Organic
Manual
13%
Stainless steel vats
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What experts say    
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86/100 "This blend of Rolle, Ugni Blanc and Clairette is bright and tangy. It offers a definite herbal flavor as well as ripe yellow fruits integrated into a texture that is crisp and mineral. The wine is ready to drink."

   

 

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