Blend: 50% Grenache Blanc, 50% Roussanne
The color is a pale lemon with green reflections. The bouquet displays mineral notes combined with intense aromas of exotic fruit and white flowers. It's round Taste
Round and fresh, with a good balance of fruit, acidity and alcohol.
Located in France's southern Rhône Valley, Château Lamargue (Lah-Marg) comprises 210 acres of vineyard in the up-and-coming Costières de Nîmes appellation. The estate boasts a showcase winery equipped with the most advanced winemaking technology as well as new French and American oak barriques. Investment to date stands at over $12 million dollars. Their Costières de Nîmes AOC wines come from vineyards where yields are approximately one bottle of wine per vine.
What a great summer white! I have a lot of friends who are just learning about wine. Newbies usually like a sweeter wine and this one would be a perfect choice to take someone from riesling into the drier stuff. I'll definitely be purchasing this again and will spend my summer with my feet up and a glass in hand.