60% Marsanne 40% Roussanne
Many whites from Saint-Joseph can be "lourd" or heavy. Chatagnier's is surprisingly bright and fresh with good acidity. The Marsanne comes from a parcel in Ardoix, while the Roussanne comes from Limony.
Vines planted in1990s
Vineyard size1 ha
Low temperate press, settling, and fermentation. Natural Yeast.
ElevageFermentation and elevage in barrels for 8-10 months
Harvest typeHand Harvested
Total production average6500 bottles