Chardonnay, St. Hilaire Vineyard

Paul Mas Estate

APPELLATION

d’Aude

GRAPE VARIETIES

100% Chardonnay

WINEMAKERS

Jean-Claude Mas

BACKGROUND

Jean-Claude Mas, independent winemaker, fourth generation grape grower, first generation winemaker and owner of Domaines Paul Mas, is a leader in fine winemaking in the Languedoc region of the South of France. Since taking the helm of the family winery in 2000, he has prioritized sourcing the highest quality grapes from twelve privately owned estates and premier growers in the Languedoc to make wines of authenticity and refinement. The result is a collection of magnificently charming wines that burst forward with the warmth and stunning beauty of the Languedoc. Named after the original Mas family home, Château Paul Mas and Paul Mas Estate wines showcase the terroir, complexity and style of Languedoc estate superior winemaking.

WINEMAKING & VINTAGE NOTES

Grapes grow on clay and limestone soils of the Saint Hilaire Vineyard. The grapes undergo fermentation in stainless steel vats for a period of 7–10 days at a temperature of 59–61°F.

TASTING NOTES

Tropical aromas of pineapple and quince with secondary aromas of vanilla and toasted bread. A rich and soft wine with flavors of apricot, honey and pineapple. Excellent with roasted poultry, salads, grilled vegetables and seafood dishes.

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