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Fendant Balavaud Grand Cru

White Wine, Switzerland
An impressive example of classic Fendant

Availability: In stock

Fendant Balavaud Grand Cru

White Wine, Switzerland

Availability: In stock

An impressive example of classic Fendant
Goes well with fresh water fish, trouts, perch fillet, etc.
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Fendant Balavaud Grand Cru

Fendant Balavaud Grand Cru 2016

£25.70

White Wine, Switzerland, Valais Cave Jean Rene Germanier

Cave Jean Rene Germanier


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This is a Fendant with a great structure. The influence of the Vétroz soil is found in the full bouquet with a strong flint note, far more than you might normally expect with Chasselas. There is also more fruit on the palate.

In Depth:

The grape is not unclustered and not sugared. This wine is lightly pressured. The clear must is drawn off after the solid matter has settled. The first and the second fermentations are realized under temperature control.

The appellation "Vétroz Grand Cru", limited to four grape varieties, designates wines produced according to regulations established in 1993, which require limited yields and rigorous standards of vinification. For each vintage a commission of judges inspects and certifies all plots designated as Grand Cru.


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Product code 41GR01
Bottle Size 0.75
Winemaker Cave Jean Rene Germanier
Featured Themes Reference Wine
Colour White Wine
Style Still, Dry
Variety Chasselas
Key Features Organic, Unoaked, "Slow Wine", Low Intervention, Vegetarian and Vegan
Winemaking Malolactic
Country Switzerland
Region(s) Valais
AOC / DAC AOC Valais
Cru Vetroz Grand Cru
Ripeness Normal
Closure Natural Cork
Aged In Steel
Serving Temperature 8
Vintage NV
Last Tasted 7 Sep 2017
Composition Chasselas 100%
Vintages 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016
Vintages

[4113039] 2012

[4114023] 2013

[4116015] 2014

[41GR0116] 2016

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Wonderful pairing!

Fendant Balavaud Grand Cru

Of particular interest was the Fendant
which whilst lovely on its own, with raclette and gherkin made one of the
most sensational pairings I can recollect.
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Fendant Balavaud Grand Cru 2016, Germanier

loved this ! went really well with seafood starter but equally good on its own will be buying more !
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2012

2012

size: 0.75
vintage:2012
product code:[4113039]
closure:Natural Cork
variety:Chasselas
alcohol:12
2013

2013

size: 0.75
vintage:2013
product code:[4114023]
closure:Natural Cork
variety:Chasselas
alcohol:12
2014

2014

size: 0.75
vintage:2014
product code:[4116015]
closure:Natural Cork
variety:Chasselas
alcohol:12
last checked in:2017-09-07
2016

2016

size: 0.75
vintage:2016
stock: 52
product code:[41GR0116]
closure:Natural Cork
variety:Chasselas
alcohol:12.5
last checked in:2018-03-22

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