Hautes Pierre Blanc 2016 (Available by case)

C$31.55Price

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Light gold yellow colour with amber highlights. Refined and complex aromas with scents of white fruits, dried and preserved fruits, pear, peach followed by hints of toasted almonds. Superb finesse, full bodied and rich with hints of pear and peach with a long, velvety finish. Serve with richly flavoured dishes based on poultry or veal, ripe and goat cheese, foie gras, asparagus, desserts, after-dinner sipping.

  • Grapes: Roussanne 50%, White Grenache 50%

    Production: 30 hl/ha. Hand picked in the second half of September.

    Alcohol: 14.5%

    Colour: Light gold yellow with amber highlights.

    Bouquet: Refined and complex aromas with scents of white fruits, dried and preserved fruits, pear, peach followed by hints of toasted almonds.

    Palate: Superb finesse, full bodied and rich with hints of pear and peach with a long, velvety finish.

    Dishes: Richly flavoured dishes based on poultry or veal, ripe and goat cheese, foie gras, asparagas, desserts, after-dinner sipping.

    Ages: 5 to 6 years.

    Recommended Temperature: 11°C

    Vinification: Grapes are immediately soft crushed in a pneumatic press. Once the two types of fermentation (alcoholic and malolactic) have been processed, the wine is stirred regularly over a period of several weeks. Wine is aged in French oak barrels (one fifth new) for one year, then bottled and cellared for a few months before release.

  • The LCBO is the only entity authorized to sell beverage alcohol in Ontario. Salvation Wines do not sell or markup beverage alcohol, but rather, arrange for customers to purchase it from the LCBO. Our prices indicated here include the LCBO sale price plus a fee to cover the cost of sourcing, handling and marketing the wine.