Lune et Galets 2014 - Villa Symposia


Villa Symposia has a reputation built on red wines, but also produces this nice and easy to drink white. It is a mineral and floral wine with a nice acidity balancing fruit perfectly. A refreshing drink, perfect for any pre-diner aperitif or a seafood starter.

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Villa Symposia has a reputation built on red wines, but also produces this nice and easy to drink white. It is a mineral and floral wine with a nice acidity balancing fruit perfectly. A refreshing drink, perfect for any pre-diner aperitif or a seafood starter.
 
Wine education: had you heard about the "Terret Bourret" grape?
This white wine is made of 45% Terret Bourret. This traditional grape from Languedoc, usually called "Terret gris", produces full bodied whites with crisp acidity. It was widely planted in the 1980's but rapidely declined at the end of the century. Some producers still use it in blends to give structure and freshness to white wines.
 
 
Wine CharacteristicsWhen & how to drink?
 
Domain: Villa Symposia
Vintage: 2014
Appellation: Vin de France
Region: Languedoc
Type: Dry
 
Grapes: 45% Terret Bourret, 40% Carignan blanc, 15% Grenache blanc
 
 
Drink from now to 2018
Open and Drink at 10-12°C
 
Food pairing: A refreshing medium-bodied white that is perfect for an aperitif or a seafood starter.
 
 Technical stuff
  
Soil: Clay and limestone
Age of vines: 40 years old
Vineyard size: 1.10 ha
Harvest: Manual
Maturing: 8 months in stainless steel vats
Alcohol: 13.5%
 

 

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Lune et Galets 2014 - Villa Symposia

Lune et Galets 2014 - Villa Symposia

Villa Symposia has a reputation built on red wines, but also produces this nice and easy to drink white. It is a mineral and floral wine with a nice acidity balancing fruit perfectly. A refreshing drink, perfect for any pre-diner aperitif or a seafood starter.