60% Marsanne 40% Roussanne
Many whites from Saint-Joseph can be heavy, though Chatagnier's is surprisingly bright, fresh, and marked by 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 fermentation in barrel.
Elevage8-10 months in barrel
Harvest typeHand Harvested
Total production average6500 bottles