Château Saint-Maur L'Excellence 2021 The Wine Gate Shop
Château Saint-Maur L'Excellence 2021 The Wine Gate Shop
Château Saint-Maur L'Excellence 2021 The Wine Gate Shop
France

Provence – Côtes de Provence

Château Saint-Maur L'Excellence 2021

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Full description

The estate

A noble château steeped in history... Located in the heart of the Gulf of Saint-Tropez in the Var, Château Saint-Maur Cru Classé, built at the end of the 19th century, inherited its name from a former monastery established on the estate. There is still a chapel erected on the grounds of the estate. Its soil, blessed by the Gods, is predestined to produce great Côtes de Provence wines. This is how Roger Zannier, a wine enthusiast, bought the property Château Saint-Maur Côtes de Provence Cru Classé, renowned for the finesse of its white wines, the aromas of its rosé wines, the elegance of its red wines Owner of two wineries, Roger Zannier offers a range of Côtes de Provence Cru Classé wines: Clos Saint-Vincent, Clos de Capelune, L'Excellence, Saint-M and a Saint-Maur collection with You are Maur and Maur & More.

The vineyard

AN EXCEPTIONAL TERROIR WORKED WITH EXCELLENCE

Within his domain of a hundred hectares located in the Var, Roger Zannier works on the exceptional. While preserving Crus Classés wines such as Clos de Capelune, L'Excellence or Saint-M, this wine owner imposes no limits on his quality requirements. To do so, he built a high-tech winery in 2013 and launched a replanting and complantation program completed in 2021. Also, in order to preserve their freshness, the grapes of the Crus Classés are picked by hand at night. Château Saint-Maur Cru Classé is thus recognized for the excellence of its wines.

The Vintage

The excellence range embodies the estate's DNA.

This gastronomic wine humbly combines the expression of its terroir with its elegance. 

Information

  • Domain Château Saint-Maur
  • Vineyard Cote de Provence
  • Color
    Rosé
  • Vintage 2021
  • Classification Grand cru
  • Variety 40% Grenache
    25% Syrah
    20% Cinsault
    8% Rolle
    4% Mourvèdre
    3% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Alcohol degrees13°
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Tasting Notes

Eye, bouquet, palate

Lovely shiny pale robe with salmon tints. Powerful and complex nose releasing exotic aromas of mango, wild vineyard peaches, citrus fruits. Generous and elegant on the palate, it is dominated by peach aromas supported by a beautiful freshness and a saline hint in the after taste.

Temperature

Drinking window

2023

Wine and food pairing

MEAT: Veal sweet breads undercut of beef wild mushrooms sauce

FISH: Grilled red mullets, tuna steack with herbs

CHEESE & DESSERT: Mozzarella di Buffala.