"Roc'h Avel" means The rock of the wind. it is a small island off the Brittany coasts.
This cuvée from Terre de L'Elu is an exciting bouquet of licorice and fennel to begin, leading
to ripe pear and fresh almonds. A saline freshness and aniseed flavor on the palate. Full-bodied, yet at the same time tender and elegant.
Serve around 12°C. Ready for drinking now, will keep up to ten years.
Match it with: Shellfish and seafood, but also fresh goat’s cheese with olive oil and herbs
Terroir: Schist and Quartz
Average age of vines: 70 years old from L'Aiglerie parcel.
Vinification: The grapes are hand-harvested // Direct press of whole bunch // Natural fermentation
(indigenous yeast) in vats // Aged for 10 to 12 months on fine lees in vats (no batonnage).
- Chenin Blanc,Sauvignon Blanc,Grolleau Gris
- France, Loire
- Terre De L'Elu
- Ready to Drink And Will Improve