The Condrieu is a blend of two parcels situated in Limony. One has direct Southern exposure, granite soils with very little clay which gives richness to the wine. The other is East-facing with granite soils that gives elegance and finesse.
Merlan, Les Côtes
Vines planted in2010s
Vineyard size0.95 ha
ExpositionSouth and East
Low temperature press (10-15ºC), settling, and fermentation. Natural Yeast.
ElevageAlcoholic and malolactic fermentation in barrel, followed by elevage for 8-10 months. 10% new oak
Harvest typeHand Harvested
Total production average3,900 bottles