Name of the wine estate: Domaine PASSOT
Domain Owner: Rémy PASSOT
Grape variety: Black Gamay with white juice
Colour: Pale pink
Soil type: Granitic, it is the characteristic of the Beaujolais vineyard and perfectly suited to its grape variety, Gamay. The soil is a vine soil, poor and stony.
Location of the vineyard plots: Mainly on hill sides, south west exposure
Average age of the vines: 50 years
Cultivation method:cup pruning, grinding of vine shoots, sometied up plots, 25% grassing, mechanical work carried out with a narrow tractor.
Vinification method:Direct pneumatic pressing at low pressure to obtain a delicate and graceful wine.
Harvesting methods: Manual harvesting
Wineageing: The wine is matured in stainless steel vats for 5months and then bottled to keep its freshness.
Average shelf life: 1 to 2 years
Tasting notes: Pale pink colour, nose with aromas of red fruits and notes of "English candy". In the mouth, a sensation of freshness mixed with intense and fine aromas of white flesh fruits and yellow peach. A round finish that continues very pleasantly...
To beservedwith: Ideal as an aperitif but not only... It will also go well with grilled meats, summer salads, meals with friends in a friendly atmosphere./span>
Why this name « Cuvée Victoire ? »: A little wink to Dominique and Rémy’s First grand daughter.