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La Croix au Garde – red

Fruit expression

Planted on “caillotes” (pebbles), this vine produces a wine imbued with freshness. Crisp fruit prevails, typical of Pinot Noir; a delicate expression creating a delicious wine.

Grape variety
Pinot noir

The year of planting
1987

Area
1 hectares

Density of plantation
7 500 plants/hectare

Terroir
‘Caillotes’ limestone-clay soil

Winemaking
• fermentation for 3 to 4 weeks in wooden vats
• natural fermentation (indigenous yeasts)
• immediate blending of free-run and press juices

Ageing
in wooden vats

Available in 375 et 750 ml