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Le Grand 8

LA LONDE 2018

Le Grand Huit Blanc from Château Les Valentines is a small vintage of just 1,000 bottles, made by the cold skin fermentation of Ugni Blanc vines more than 80 years old and young Clairette and Vermentino vines harvested when fully ripened. It matures for 6 months on fine lees in 228 litre Burgundy barrels made of oak from the Allier forest.

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Average age of vines

80 years

Grapes

Ugni Blanc, Clairette, Vermentino

Tasting temperature

13°

Culture mode

Continuous cultivation, certified organic by ECOCERT

Winemaking

Cold skin fermentation

Time to keep

3 years

Food and
wine
pairings

Oysters, sea urchin taramasalata, roasted free range chicken or creamy goat cheese

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