Caprice de Colombelle, Cotes de Gascogne, Plaimont, 2017
A blend of French Colombard with another native variety, Gros Manseng. Colombelle has a lovely lemon-lime bouquet and apple, with peach and melon flavours. Its zesty aromas send a wake-up call to the senses! Colombelle is ideal as an aperitif as well as with first courses. It is a perfect white wine for casual sipping during holiday parties. Colombelle is great value that merits buying by the case.
Producteurs Plaimont is a cooperative of wine producers based in the heart of South-West France. With vineyards is Saint Mont, Madiran and Pacherenc du Vic-Bilh as well as IGP Côtes de Gascogne, Gers and Comte Tolosan. The cooperative produce wines under two labels: Plaimont Producteurs and Plaimont Terroirs & Châteaux.
|Sub-region||Gascony & Les Landes|
|Alcohol % by Vol.||12.0%|
|Vegetarian & Vegan||Vegetarian suitable, Vegan suitable|
|Closure Type||Synthetic Cork|
|Style||White - Aromatic|
|Grape Type(s)||Colombard, Gros Manseng|
South West France
The wines from the South West of France are finally receiving much-deserved praise from international critics and customers for their efforts in creating some of France’s most original and unusual wines. With only few restrictions on the grape varieties that can be used, the variety of wines on offer is unparalleled. Top quality reds from Madiran, crisp refreshing whites from Gascony, and luscious sweet wines from Jurançon, the South West is the destination your glass should visit to experience a true taste of French flair and creativity.