LE BLANC DE BLANCS
ORGANIC WINE 2021
AOC Côtes de Provence.
The coastal land of Château Barbeyrolles is located in the Maures hills area, on the peninsula of Saint-Tropez. All twelve hectares have shaley soils dating back to the Paleozoïc era.
55% Semillon, 45% Rolle.
Average age of the vines : 35 years old.
Lemon yeallow with blossomy nose delivering acacia flowers and honey, its fruit is intense bursting with peaches, pears and golden apples, on stony background entwined with garrigue and zests. A silky palate with dense and balanced mouthfeel cut through by its digest acidity, it offers a juicy core with spicy character. Citrus zests mingle with vine peach, crunchy apple, the long finish lingers with blossomy and herbal hints. Can age for 5- 6 years.
— Julia & Bruno Scavo
COMPLEX AROMA OF PRESERVED LIME, STRAW AND JELLY-BABY. THE PALATE HAS EXCELLENT TEXTURE, WITH NOTES OF ANGELICA, LIME, SCRUB HERBS, VANILLA CREAM AND TOAST ON THE FINISH.
VERY GOOD INDEED.
Decanter World Wine Awards 2022