Domaine Gayda Figure Libre Freestyle Blanc
PRODUCER: Situated in the foothills of the Pyrenees, surrounded by its vineyards, Domaine Gayda is a new destination in the Languedoc, 25km south west of Carcassonne, in the village of Brugairolles. Domaine Gayda is a fully organic vineyard with certification for the Figure Libre range complete by 2012. The other wines will follow as they continue to fulfil the necessary requirements.
WINEMAKING: Hand Picked then table grape sorting before destemming. No crushing, cold soak of the grapes in vats for 24 to 72 hours. Everything is then send to the pneumatic press and left to settle before processing to a natural fermentation in Oak barrels. Natural fermentation in concrete egg tank for Marsanne and Roussanne and in oak barrels of 228l and 500l for the Grenache Blanc and Maccabeu
TASTING NOTES: Deep gold colour, very aromatic, with hints of stone fruit and honeysuckle. A rich full bodied wine with real depth, weight and concentration and a hint of oak to add further complexity.