2019 Éric Texier Adèle
Adele is Clairette and Marsanne.
Planted on the granitic clay-limestones soils of Saint-Julien-en-Saint-Alban on the western side of the Rhone River in the Ardeche. Hand harvested and direct pressed into cement fermenters. 6-8 months on fine lees without sulphur. It is bottled unfined and unfiltered with a small dose of sulphur at bottling. Named after Adele Blanc-Sec, the French cartoon heroine.