Terroir Daronton, AOC Vacqueyras, Blanc, 2021

Terroir has a name: Daronton!

Story

The story
Terroir Daronton - named after its founders - delivers the finest expression of Rhone Valley wines.
Each cuvée is a blend of grape varieties and soils, selected for their ability to deliver the most accurate expression of its appellation.

Terroir
Grapes are located on the "Plateau de la Ponche" area, made of clay and limestone.
Vinification
Harvest at optimum maturity and during the coolest hours of the day. Skin-contact maceration at 10°C to extract fresh fruit flavours and roundness.
Ageing
10% of the blend is fermented and aged in oak barrels before bottling.
Varietals
Roussanne
Bourboulenc
Marsanne
Specifications
Alcohol content: 13 ABV

Advice

Serving
Serve chilled, but not iced : 8 - 10°C. Best enjoyed young.
Tasting notes
The intense bouquet has delicate white flower overtones and hints of dried fruit. The wine is round, elegant, and full-bodied on the palate, with plenty of character.
Food and wine pairings
This wine makes an ideal aperitif, as well as a good accompaniment to fish in beurre blanc sauce, trout meunière, or gourmet salad.