Feu - 2009Old native grape variety of Savoie
Vintage : 2009
Colour : White
Wine of Savoie AOP
100 % Gringet
Old native grape variety of Savoie.
Late maturing variety.
A terroir with a very particular geology:
Sediments of glacier waterfalls, made up of red clay rich in iron aluminium oxide.
There are vines on very sloping floor (slope of over 40%). Height: 450m.
A remarkable exposure at the roof of the typicality of his wine.
Plot yield: 35HL/Ha.
A very strict selection of old Gringet vines, produced only in the greatest vintages.
Traditional vignification: no yeast, malolactic fermentation made by native bacteria.
Rough filtration on white earth.
Proof: natural 12.8 °
Floral and fruity nose. Mouth dominated by exotic fruits (citrus fruits) and white peach, with a minty hint which brings freshness and minerality, and in the end fineness and balance.
Preservation: 6 to 10 years.
Service temperature: 13 °C (45 °F).
The Feu is one of the most beautiful terroirs of Ayse, where the Gringet finds one if its greatest expressions.