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Ravanès L'Ille

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This 1998 sweet wine is made from passerillé and botrytised grapes.
Intense liquor and a lot of presence in the mouth, impressive fullness and length.

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Domaine de Ravanès

L'Ille 1998

Moût partiellement fermenté issu de raisins passerillés

France - Languedoc

    Grape varieties :
100% ugni blanc (5 manual selections from 20 November to 29 December of botrytised berries from 28-year-old vines)
Must partially fermented from raisined grapes

    Terroir :
Gravel soil from the Gravières du Taurou.

      Ageing :
12 months in barrels

     Tasting notes :
Beautiful bright pale gold colour. The nose is subtle, rich and complex with candied citrus fruit (grapefruit, citron, tangerine), pineapple and a hint of dried apricot. The palate shows notes of toast, eucalyptus and underlying caramel, honey and botrytis. Intense liquor and lots of presence on the palate, impressive fullness and length. On the finish, a hint of bitterness balances the sweetness.

    Wine style :
Sweet white wine (70 g/l residual sugar).

    Food and wine pairing :
Textured declination around blood orange, crisp, espuma and supreme. Prawns in citrus crumbs, turnip mousseline with sesame.

     Ageing potential :
6 years

     Analytical :
14,5 % Volume (70 g/l residual sugars)
50 cl
Contains sulphites.
Alcohol abuse is dangerous for your health.
Drink in moderation.
"Consumption of alcoholic beverages during pregnancy, even in small quantities, can have serious consequences for the health of the child.

Country : France
Region: Languedoc wine
Naming of wines : Table wine
Color : White wine
Type of farming: conventional agriculture
Vintage : 1998
Keep : Childcare potential of 8 years and over
Style of wines : Sweet white wine
The advice of guides : French Wine Review
Grapes: White Ugni

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