M. Chapoutier Saint-Joseph "Deschants" Blanc

M. Chapoutier Saint-Joseph "Deschants" Blanc 2007

Pale yellow with a green tint, this wine features a complex, layered aroma of mineral and granite with notes of toasted nuts leading into the round body. The finish offers floral and honey flavors that linger on the palate.

Style:
Round, Crisp
Flavor:
Mineral, Granite, Toasted Nuts, Floral, Honey
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Saint Joseph
Grapes
Marsanne
Alcohol Percentage
12.70%
Fermentation
The entire grapes are pressed. The must is racked by a cold decantation during from 24 to 48 hours. The temperatures of fermentation are regulated by running water.
Aging
Part of the wine is then put into oak casks (20%) while the rest remains in vats. Both wines are blended before bottling.