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Specifications

Colour:

White

Producer:

Domaine du Colombier

Region:

Rhône

Appellation:

Hermitage

Grape Variety:

Marsanne Roussanne

Hermitage, Blanc, 2012

12x75cl £480.00

3 cases Equiv. £40.00 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

Racy, very racy. Alongside the ripe stone fruit and mirabelle flavours, there is a burst of citrus peel, salt and mineral freshness. Stylish, powerful and unusually elegant and restrained for a white Hermitage. Stunning. Fermented in two demi-muid barrels, this is a glorious 100% Marsanne from a parcel in the clay limestone Maison Blanche vineyard planted in 1944.

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