Dominique et Remy PASSOT

Specification sheet Viognier


Specification sheet Viognier  

Name of the domaine: Domaine PASSOT

Name of responsible person: Rémy PASSOT

History of the plot: Planted in 2010 on a Régnié appellation plot with the Viognier variety. Listed PGI (protected geographical indication) Comtés Rhodaniens

Variety: Viognier

Color: Blanc

Type of soil: Granitic sand and pebbles containing a variable proportion of clay

Location of vineyard plots: On slopes, Southeastern exposure

Location of plots: slopes in Régnié

Average age of vines: 4 years

Growing method: Simple guyot pruning, trellising, grass-seeded.

Winemaking method: Pneumatic pressing, cold settling, vat fermentation between 12°C and 14°C

Harvesting methods: Manual harvesting

Wine aging: Aging is half in stainless steel vats and about half in barrels.

Average shelf life: 2 to 3 years

Tasting: Superb, strong nose, with notes of tropical fruits (pineapple, mangoes) blended with well-balanced roasted aromas.

Supple, round and harmonious on the palate with a perfect "woody" note, good traits of the grape variety.



Domaine PASSOT

237 route de Douby, 69115 CHIROUBLES
Tel: 04 74 69 16 19 / Mobile: 06 08 27 34 38

Chiroubles - Morgon - Régnié - Viognier
Bourgogne - Fleurie - Coup d'Bulles

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