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La Galère


Wine type :

Red


Available in :

75 cl
150 cl

La galère is a fruity and light wine, easy to access, which can be tasted a little chilled, in summer with grilled meats.

  • Grape variety : 90% GAMAY and 10 % SYRAH.
  • Granite plateau soil, South, South-East exposure.
  • Vines over 30 years old.
  • Average yields : 60 hl / ha.
  • Wine-making process :
  • Manual harvest.
  • Full harvest vinification, short vatting (5 to 6 days) with temperature control.
  • Tasting : Light and fruity wine with appreciate in his youth.

Soils

Parcels

The mantelines is a plot of plateau vines planted with Syrah, the soil is sandy. The exposure is north-west, the slope of 20%.
The plot was planted in 1988.

The grape is used for IGP Rhone Hills.

Collombier is a plot of plateau vines planted in Gamay, the soil is sandy. The exposure is East, the slope of 10%.
The plot was planted in 1983.

The grape is used for IGP Rhone Hills.