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KERMIT LYNCH WINE MERCHANT

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Technical Information

Wine Blend Vine Age Soil Type Vineyard Area*
Châteauneuf-du-Pape Blanc “Clos La Roquète”
40% Grenache Blanc, 30% Clairette, 30% Roussanne Planted in 1987 Sand on red clay and galets roulés 3 ha
* "ha" = hectares; one hectare equals roughly two and a half acres

VITICULTURE / VINIFICATION

Châteauneuf-du-Pape Blanc Clos La Roquète” :

• Grapes are sustainably farmed

• Harvested by hand

• Two rigorous sortings of grapes following the harvest

• Grapes are gently pressed by pneumatic press

• 25% of grapes fermented in cuve, 75% in barriques and demi-muids

• Wine ages in cuve and in barrel for 8 months before bottling


General Information

Country
France
Region
Southern Rhône
Appellation(s)
Châteauneuf-du-Pape
Producer
Frédéric & Daniel Brunier
Founded
1986
Annual Production
N/A
Farming
Lutte Raisonnée
Website
http://www.vieuxtelegraphe.com
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