An elegant and poised wine made from 100% Rolle (Vermentino) - delicate, elegant and floral with uncharacteristicly fresh lemony acidity on the palate. Rounded and full with a delicious textural element and a long soft creamy finish.
Cotes du Provence. The estate encompasses 46 hectares of prime vineyards with an average vine age of 40 years (the oldest being planted in 1930). Situated on the harsh mineral soils at the foothills of the Maures Massif, the vines are protected by the sheltering effects of the mountain from the harsh Mediterranean sun. This allows a longer ripening period and better fruit development. Replacement planting is now ensuring an increased vine density of up to 5,000 vines per hectare in an ongoing drive to improve quality. The estate owned by the Wemyss family - who also have a stake in Fonty's Pool in Western Australia - produces characterful whites produced from Rolle (also known as Vermentino), floral scented roses from a blend of Cinsault, Tribouren and Mourvdre and weighty,