Tasting notes : Of a light-yellow robe with delicate hints of green. The nose is full and has characteristics of box hedge and fresh grapes. Elegant to the taste, this wine expresses itself through the sensation of fresh grape overlaid with elements of mint, leaving a fresh aftertaste.
Suggested food pairings : Although ideally suited as an aperitif, this wine also accompanies asparagus, melon and smoked ham and green summer salads very well.
Style : Dry white wine
Soil composition: Limestone and Sandstone clay soils
Grape Varieties: 80% Muscat Ottonel and 20% Muscat d’Alsace
Age of the vines: 25 years
Method of harvest: Grapes picked and sorted by hand
Vinification: Extraction through pneumatic pressure of whole grapes, slow fermentation with close temperature regulation at 20°C. Maturation with fine lees takes place over six months after which time the wine is bottled.
This wine carries the organic certification FR-BIO-01.
90 points Wine Enthusiast in 2017