Chardonnay (from €7.08)
Chardonnay is the grape variety behind Domaine Saint Hilaire's reputation as one of the best Languedoc producers of clean, fresh drinking white wines at the varietal level.
Classification: IGP Pays d’Oc blanc
Terroir: Light clay/limestone
Grape variety: 100 % Chardonnay
Vinification: Cold settling, fermentation in stainless steel tanks in several separate lots with different selected yeasts at controlled temperature; no malolactic fermentation; blending together of different lots after termination of fermentation.
Character: Notes of citrus and apple on the nose with a touch of minerality. These aromas lengthen in the mouth. A structured wine with well balanced acidity showing layers of complexity. Good length with notes of dried fruit, almonds and hazel nuts.