Muscat of Rivesaltes - Domaine des Chênes
  • Color: White
  • Vintages: 2018
  • Appellation: Muscat de Rivesaltes
  • Varieties: Muscat small berries (100%).
  • Terroir: Very stony limestone located at the foot of the cliffs.
  • Harvest: Manual
  • Vinification: traditional in white followed by a mutage (addition of alcohol) at middle fermentation. Ageing in inox tanks over fine lees then in bottle.
  • Tasting: Aerial notes of citrus zest, honey, lavender and lemongrass. The mouth reveals freshness, purity, and an endless finale of candied notes.
  • Wine and food pairings: To enjoy as an aperitif, on a foie gras or with a mousse of fruit, a sabayon, a quarter or just strawberries with whipped cream
  • Rewards: Vintage 2018 : 1 star in Guide Hachette 2022. Vintage 2017 : 1 star in the Guide Hachette 2021, 15/20 - BETTANE & DESSEAUVE