Domaine du Deffends – Vins Coteaux Varois

Rosé d’une nuit

To accompany fried zucchini flowers, aspargus risotto, minestrone.

Le Rosé d’une nuit – Rosé Wine

Shinny and pale rose colour with grey reflections. Fine, delicate and subtle smell which opens on the rose. Round and harmonious mouth with a mild finale. Turns towards red fruits. Liquorice finale.

AOC Coteaux Varois

  • Chalky soil
  • Southeast oriented hillsides
  • Average vine 25 years old
  • Yield: 45hl/ha
  • Royat cordon system of pruning.
  • Tying up on 2 wire plus 2 lift wires
  • Ploughted or grass covered soil
  • Mechanical harvest.
  • Vinification by bleeding Grenache
  • Very smooth pressing up to 0.2 bar maximum during four hours after 5 hour cold maceration for Cinsault
  • Ageing in tank
  • Filtered wine
  • Bottled in Spring