ROSE WINE APPELLATION COTES DE PROVENCE
Domaine de Pontfract
Grenach - 60%; Cinsault - 30%; Carignan - 10%
Domaine de Pontfract wine has a pale pink color. The nose is both floral and fruity, particularly focused on red fruits and white peaches.
In the mouth, the fruity notes linger on the palate. An elegant, silky and delicious wine.
ALLIANCE FOOD - WINE
The rosé wine Domaine de Pontfract will perfectly accompany an octopus salad with olive oil and balsamic vinegar, as well as rock fish, as well as red mullet and sea bream, roasted or tagliatelle with Bolognese. It can also be very well appreciated as an aperitif. Best to be served at a temperature of 8° to 10°C.
Bottle bordelaise Provence seduction - Cases of or 12 6 bottles - Bottle Barcode: 3334861001058
PREPARATION AND PRESENTATION OF WINE
This wine is originated in the Domaine de Pontfract vineyard owned by the same family for more then three centuries. The 20 hectares vineyard is located a few kilometers from Brignoles, upon rocky limestone soil flooded with sunlight. The plantings of Domaine de Pontfract vineyard consists, for the rose wine, from Grenache, Cinsault and Carignan's varietals. Produced at a modern winery, the rose wines Domaine de Pontfract meet high quality standards required by the House of Vins Bréban, which holds exclusive distribution rights for this wine. The wine growing area surrounding the Domaine de Pontfract is a part of AOP Côtes de Provence region, the largest Provence appellation. Its geographical area includes 85 municipalities of the departments of Var, Bouches-du-Rhone and Alpes-Maritimes. With a certain diversity of soils, the whole area is influenced by the Mediterranean climate typical of Provence. The vineyard, which covers about 20,000 hectares, producing in the majority rosé wines. This is the northern part of the designation area, where the costs of land are low and where the grapes ripen slowly, so that from the wine under AOP Côtes de Provence rosés are most popular.