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2017  Cuvée Fontenille Rose

  • Grapes

    Black Grenache (50%), Syrah (20%), Cinsault (20%), Mourvedre (10%)

  • Terroir

    Clay and limestone soils facing south / south-east. Located at the bottom of Luberon mountain.

  • Winegrowing

    Certified organic. Green pruning (disbudding). Early morning & mechanical harvests (2am-8am), to benefit from juices freshness, at optimal maturity for shiraz, in slighlty over-ripeness for Black Grenache. Yield : 45hl/ha, below the maximum yield allowed by the AOP (55hl/ha).



  • Winemaking

    Harvest selective sorting. Destemming with new generation destemmer (Oscillys from Bücher) then crushing. Direct pressing with pneumatic press. Separation of pressed and free-run juices (after tasting). Cold static settling for a minimum of 48 hours. 3 weeks mono varietal fermentation in stainless steel tanks (temperature of 15°C).


  • Aging

    Stainless steel tanks aging over fine lees until Christmas. Clarification by racking and filtration before bottling.

  • Tasting

    A symphony full of nuances and variations. The score begins with the blend of several times: very subtle notes of roses with notes of exotic fleshy fruits (peach, nectarine). The next measure offers an enveloping and round attack for a smooth first approach. It is then rising in intensity to finish by a fireworks of acidity, minerality and tension.

  • Wine &
    food pairing

    A generous and gourmet rosé made to be shared with friends. Delicatessen, grilled beef, red mullet fillets, salmon carpaccio, octopus salad, veal tajine... Here, place to the audacity, in any season. Because yes, thanks to its beautiful generosity, you can also pair this rosé on your most winter dishes. One watchword : D.A.R.E. !

  • Awards

    Challenge Millesime BIO 2018 : silver medal

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Live an Experience...

Le Champ des Lunes, 1 Star in 2017 Michelin Guide. 

We invite you to discover Jérôme Faure's cuisine, "a balanced cuisine, which leaves traditional paths behind in his association of flavours that are designed to wake up the taste buds".



Our Valentine's special offer :


Escape to a breathtaking Domain..

Exclusively created for you and your beloved partner, it includes:

One night for 2 people

+

Chef's Breakfast, a unique experience

+

A refined welcome gift in room

+

1/2 Bottle of Champagne in room upon your arrival.

Offer available February, 14th, 15th, 16th and 17th 2018


Discover our Annual Offers for a unique relaxing stay :


Offer "4=3"

Stay 4 nights consecutive on a double basis and pay only 3 nights.
Offer available during low season.


Offre "Last Minute"

Book your stay 7 days before your arrival and benefit from 15% discount on room only rate..


Offre "Early Booking"

Book your stay in advance and benefit from 10% discount on room only rate.


On Wednesday, February, 14th 2018, enjoy the special Valentin's day menu well-prepared by our Chef.

Our one Michelin-starred Chef, Jérôme Faure and his team, suggest you a range of delicious flavors : truffles, caviar from House Kaviari, scalops from Erquy, lobster...



reservations@domainedefontenille.com
+33 (0)4 13 98 00 00

Valentin's menu at the gourmet restaurant
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