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.
Met & Wine Agreement
This picpoul will match with fish courses, white or pink meats (lamb, veal, pork)