Chateau Les Arromans Entre-Deux-Mers Blanc 2019 - Bordeaux, France
Varietals: 50% Semillon & 50% Sauvignon Blanc
A traditional white wine from the Entre-Deux-Mers AOC of Bordeaux. Made of 50% Sauvignon Blanc and 50% Semillion, it has classic Sauvignon Blanc notes of lemon peel and earthiness on the nose.
Jean, Joel Duffau’s father, created his estate in 1965 called Les Arromans. He made up private individual customers. Joel’s grandfather was a precursor in 1928 of the direct-to-customer sale. The estate grew on 30 hectares in Moulon village. In 1998, Jean and Sylvette retired and shared their vineyard, winery and customers between the 2 brothers: Joel and Eric. Joel took over 14 hectares in vineyard rental system to his parents and the winery. Since 1999, the 2 Chateaux are vinified in the winery of Les Arromans. Specific works: viticulture in the aim to respect the environment (integrated fight); traditional techniques (planting grass, disbudding, mechanic thinning out the leaves); vines planting at 5 000 stocks per hectare. Harvest: mechanical with a new harvesting machine each year. Objectives: produce vintage of quality thanks to the work in the vineyard like in the cellar; optimize the Terroir’s potential and the production costs; keep concerned about the protection of the environment.