Domaine de Trévallon , IGP des Alpilles, Blanc, 2018

Traditional vinification in Burgundy barrels, 20% new.


North Alpilles


Limestone and clay soil, very stony: Hauterivian et Barremian, second stage of the lower Cretaceous, less than 130 million years.


Each grape variety is aged in barrel separately for 12 months without any racking and just 2-3 stirring of the lees. Clarification and fining are with clay. No filtration.


Marsanne : 44%
Roussanne : 32%
Chardonnay : 16%
Grenache blanc : 8%


Decant half an hour before serving at 15°C.

Tasting notes

This is a powerful and elegant wine which is quite rich.
On the nose, you smell abricot and peach.
On the palate, it is unctuous with a lovely bitter note and refreshing salinity.
It has a long chalky and mineral finish.