Picpoul de Pinet

Picpoul de Pinet - AOP

« A nice freshness and vivacity ending on mineral notes ! »

Terroir & vineyards

Domaine des Terres Blanches is planted across the villages of Picpoul de Pinet, Castelnau de Guers and Pomerols. It is made of 6 plots, including Euzèbe le Blanc and Tienou la Blanche, 2 names dating back to the beginnings of the 20th century. The soil is made of clay and limestone soils, The piquepoul is the only variety of the 6 plots. The estate has started its conversion towards organic viticulture, for the vintage 2021.

Vinification and aging

Piquepoul is a late maturing variety ; we harvested on October, 2nd. There was a strict selection in the vineyard and then, at teh reception in the cellar. Harvest takes lace at night to preserve the freshness and aromas. Pre-fermenting maceration, fermentation at low temperature, wine storage in regulated temperature vats.

Tasting notes

An clear golden colour that offers a complex nose of citrus fruits and white fruits. A full and long mouth, a nice freshness and vivacity ending on mineral notes

Met & Wine Agreement

This picpoul will match with fish courses, white or pink meats (lamb, veal, pork)

Grapes

100% Piquepoul

Designation

AOP Picpoul de Pinet

Potential of Guard

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