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Appellation Limoux millesime 2017 cepage Chardonnay, mauzac, chenin blanc Potentiel de garde jusquà 10 ans Revues et Concours "Immediately very complex and arresting on the nose… Very ripe fruit but a bone-dry wine with vivacious acidity. What’s not to like? Wonderful breadth and length on the palate… Gorgeous.” Jancis Robinson MW Contenance 75cl Degré alc. 13% vol. Accords No Vinification Each variety separately fermented and aged in oak barrels. Occasional batonnage. Rigorous selection of the most interesting barrels. 20% new oak in this individual blend of special barrels. Allergen Contains sulfites
Château Rives-Blanques is named after one of the snow-capped peaks of the Pyrenees dominating its horizon. The domaine is located 20 minutes away from two major World Heritage sites : the spectacular medieval walled city of Carcassonne and the famous Canal du Midi. The landscape is an unspoilt composition of vineyards jostling with sunflowers fields and fruit trees with the Pyrenees as an impressive backdrop.The domaine is well known for its agricultural methods which protect the environment.