Refined and scented
AOC : FLEURIE - GRAND PRE
Domaine Lathuilière Gravallon - Puce Rose Origin : 1.91 ha of fully south facing vineyards on the commune of Fleurie Domaine Lathuilière Gravallon - Puce Rose Terroir : granitic arena Domaine Lathuilière Gravallon - Puce Rose Grape variety : 100% Gamay Noir à Jus Blanc Domaine Lathuilière Gravallon - Puce Rose Planting density : 10 000 vines/ha Domaine Lathuilière Gravallon - Puce Rose Average vine age : 50 years old Domaine Lathuilière Gravallon - Puce Rose Average yield : 52 hl/ha Domaine Lathuilière Gravallon - Puce Rose Vine tending techniques : we use eco-friendly methods, we try to keep treatments down to a minimum, using the weather as our guide and we have completely stopped the use of mineral fertilisers. Our vineyards are grassed Domaine Lathuilière Gravallon - Puce Rose Vinification : we harvest by hand, with careful sorting of the bunches of grapes to keep only the very best. We partially de-stem the bunches to give more supple tannins. We use traditional Beaujolais vinification techniques. The grapes are vatted for 8 to 10 days under temperature control before pressing Domaine Lathuilière Gravallon - Puce Rose Maturing : in vats Domaine Lathuilière Gravallon - Puce Rose Production : 13 000 bottles Domaine Lathuilière Gravallon - Puce Rose Style : this terroir gives an intense and deep ruby robe with aromas that are more floral than fruity and even gives a mineral touch at the end Domaine Lathuilière Gravallon - Puce Rose Cellaring : this wine that gives finesse and joy boast a cellaring potential of 3 to 5 years Domaine Lathuilière Gravallon - Puce Rose Serving suggestion : with poultry