Domaine de la Fagotière

White Châteauneuf-du-Pape 2022

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Wine information

Vallee du Rhône region, north of the appellation, in the commune of Orange
Appellation : AOC Châteauneuf-du-Pape
Colour : white
Grape varieties : grenache 60%, Roussanne 35%, Picpoul 5% (average % used for the bottle)
Capacity : 750 ml
Tasting temperature : 12 °C

Wine information

Soil : miocene molasses soil (1 to 1.5m deep) resting on a thick layer of clay highly loaded with pebbles, and covered by the mantle of alpine diluvium, commonly known as ''galets roulés
Age of the vines : 20 years on average
Harvesting : manual harvest
Maturing : bottling without filtration, within 5 to 6 months
Vinification : severe sorting of the grapes. Pressing in pneumatic press. Fermentation in stainless steel tanks with refrigerated belt.