Le Chapelle de Bébian Rosé

AOP Coteaux du Languedoc

GRAPE VARIETIES

60% Grenache, 40% Syrah.

SOIL

Villafranchien – Quartz pudding stones on a matrix of clay and limestone.

AVERAGE VINE AGE

15 years for Grenache, 20 years for the Syrah.

YIELD

40 hl/ha

HARVEST

Hand picking into 15/20 kg baskets in the cool of the morning then transferred immediately to the winery.

WINEMAKING

Directly pressed in pneumatic press. Left to settle by gravity in stainless steel tank for 24 hours

MATURING

Aged over winter on fine lees to encourage body and mouthfeel. 15% volume aged in very fresh oak.

 

Pale rose petal

 

 

Complex nose of peach, grapefruit with a hint of coconut.

 

 

Fruit follows through on palate with a clean, refreshing and vibrant finish.

 

 

Fish and seafood (either natural or with creamy and spicy sauces), grilled red and white meats, Asian stir fries, paà«lla, cod-fish fritters or mixed salads.

 

 

8C

 

 

To drink now Ageing up to 3 years.