Lirac-Domaine De La Genestière 2015

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Lirac-Domaine De La Genestière 2015

Rhône
Lirac White | 14°

Ref : 476179

12.45 12, 45

Bottle 75 cL

i.e. 16.60 € / liter

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  • Keeping level Ready to drink
  • Service temperature
  • Grapes Viognier
    Grenache blanc
    Roussanne

Our food and wine pairings

  • Charcuterie
  • Shellfish
  • Grilled Fish

Our oenologists' opinion

Fruity and well-rounded

Robe
Straw

Features

Body ? The body is the way a wine feels inside the mouth. Several factors, such as the alcohol content and the presence of tannins, contribute to the feel of the wine.

Freshness ? The freshness of a wine is defined by its level of acidity. Unlike rounded wines, fresh wines are easy to drink, and are more lively. Acidity plays a necessary part in a wine's structure.

Aging ? All wines do not have the same aging potential. Some are supposed to be consumed at a young age while others must be kept for longer periods of time.

Domain and appellation

  • Domaine De La Genestière

    The Domaine de la Genestière was created in 1930, on the right bank of the Rhone, it extends its 40 hectares on the arid slopes of Haut Tavel and Coteaux de Lirac.

     

    • Terroir: The soil is sunny and swept by the mistral. Limestone clay soil with spreading of rolled pebbles.

     

    • Viticulture: It is at the best time that, per plot, the grapes are picked, clustered, with a selection by strain.

     

    • Wine making: The white grapes are cooled to 10 ° C. as soon as they are received, before being crushed and then pressed. After cold settling and the introduction of selected yeasts, the alcoholic fermentation starts at a temperature maintained between 16 and 20 ° C in order to reveal the aromatic potential of the grape.
  • Main grape
    Grenache blanc

  • Grapes Viognier, Grenache blanc, Roussanne
  • Grapes
    • Viognier : 15%
    • Grenache blanc : 60%
    • Roussanne : 25%

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