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Specifications

Colour:

White

Producer:

Domaine du Colombier

Region:

Rhône

Appellation:

Hermitage

Grape Type:

Marsanne

Hermitage, Blanc, 2011

12x75cl £445.00

1 case

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Tasting Note:

The aromas are of struck flint and mineral and the palate retains this minerality and offers a lot more besides; wonderful buttery peach, touches of caramelised nectarine and citrus peel; long, intense, sophisticated and complex. This will be bottled spring 2013 after ageing in a demi muid barrel. A glorious 100% barrel-fermented Marsanne from a parcel in the clay limestone Maison Blanche vineyard planted in 1944.

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