Côtes du Rhône Villages Blanc Cairanne 'L'Estevenas' Denis Alary 2019
The Alary family's involvement in viticulture and wine production dates back as far as 1692, to the reign of Louis XIV.
Tradition, passion and 'savoir fair' are key elements to tendering vines and maturing wines and the acquired experience has been passed on from one generation to the next. In all, 10 generations have successively played their part in building this edifice, guided by a healthy respect for nature and for the general environment. Proof of this conviction can be found in a later stage in the development of the vineyard with Denis’ decision to convert to a programme of organic farming after many years mastering traditional production techniques.
Cairanne L'Estevenas Blanc from Alary is a beauty and well worth seeking out for readers. A blend of 60% Clairette and 40% Roussanne, it offers beautiful white peach and caramelized pineapple notes to go with a kiss of minerality on the palate. Fresh, focused, and concentrated
Grapes: 60% Clairette, 40% Roussanne