Vin de France Chardonnay


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White Wine


Vin de France



Unmistakeably French chardonnay from these higher altitude parcels of the Tâcherons domaine.

Soil type

Clay limestone. The Limoux area is great for growing chardonnay in the south of France due to its altitude of 350 meters and the cooler temperatures providing a long and complete maturation.

Vine ageThe grapes come from vines up to 50 years old.
AltitudeLocated between 300 and 500 meters above sea level.

The pneumatic press is gravity-loaded. Cold settling of the juice at 10°C without enzymes. Inoculation and vatting in 80 hL stainless steel tanks. Fermentation temperature 14°C - about 3/4 weeks of AF. Malo is systematic, except in very hot years.

ElevageWines remain on fine lees for 8 months. Filtration and sulfiting before bottling.
Harvest typeHand Harvested