Domaine Cauhape Chante des Vignes Jurancon Sec 2011

Member Review by Mary John Baumann, DWS:

Very intense mineral, juicy grapefruit and passion fruit braced by crisp acidity, this is the perfect, refreshing summer wine served with a good chill. A unique expression of Gros Manseng, Petit Manseng and Camaralet Tasted the 2006 vintage with winemaker Henri Ramonteau at the Domaine while visiting Jurancon in 2007 and have been a fan since then. The 2011 is fresh with more fruit and crisper acidity than typical Jurancon Sec.

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Color: White
Varietal: Gros Manseng
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Domaine Cauhapé:
A strong attachment with the earth, with the vines and the wine, combined with the magic of our 'terroir' Bearnais, led me very naturally to pursue my passion. A true enthusiast and always in pursuit of excellence, I invite you to share with me for a few moments the things that inspire me. Allow yourself to be inspired by my Jurancon wines - Jurancon sec and Moelleux. Aromas and fla... Read more
A strong attachment with the earth, with the vines and the wine, combined with the magic of our 'terroir' Bearnais, led me very naturally to pursue my passion. A true enthusiast and always in pursuit of excellence, I invite you to share with me for a few moments the things that inspire me. Allow yourself to be inspired by my Jurancon wines - Jurancon sec and Moelleux. Aromas and flavours expressed in abundance. I invite you to discover the spirit 'Cauhapé' and hope you have an enjoyable visit. The parcels of Gros Manseng are principally reserved for the production of dry white wines, appreciated for their freshness and the richness of their flavours. The Petit Manseng, gathered by several passes in the vineyard, gives birth to the great sweet wines which evoke flavours of crystallized fruit, roasted notes and honey…… the true expression of 'passerillage'. (raisining of the berries). When nature is on our side, we are able to let her run her course until the winter is upon us. Then the vine offers us its last bunches shrivelled by freezing and withered by time. Read less

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07/12/2012

Very intense mineral, juicy grapefruit and passion fruit braced by crisp acidity, this is the perfect, refreshing summer wine served with a good chill. A unique expression of Gros Manseng, Petit Manseng and Camaralet Tasted the 2006 vintage with winemaker Henri Ramonteau at the Domaine while visiting Jurancon in 2007 and have been a fan since then. The 2011 is fresh with more fruit and crisper acidity than typical Jurancon Sec.



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