B-WH01-626

Julien PILON - Les maisons de victor - saint péray 2017

Secured and trusted checkout with:

Apple pay Visa Master American express Paypal Shopify pay
The wine displays some acacia (some of the barrels are in acacia), honey and verbena accents and buried minerality through the finish. It shows a round feel (walnut, honey) but with a breezy, pure finish. Very harmonious, elegant and balanced.

  • VINTAGE: 2017

    GRAPE: Marsanne, Roussanne

    ORIGIN: France - Rhone Valley

    TASTE PROFILE: Rich White - Creamy & Round

    DELICIOUS WITH: Pork, Rich fish (salmon, tuna etc), Mature and hard cheese, Poultry, Cured Meat

    SERVING TEMPERATURE:8 to 10°

    IDEAL FOR: Aperitif, Lunch, Dinner, Family Lunch, Romantic DInner, Brunch

    SIZE: 0.75

    EXPERT RATINGS: 90 -Vivino

    THE STORY: Julien Pilon described himself as a landless winemaker when he started on his own in 2010. The Domaine is now a modest 5 hectares of vines, some owned, some rented, while the majority of the production is still sourced from purchased grapes. 80 percent of Julien’s production is white wines. He strives to produce white wines with flesh but with maximum freshness too. He wants to make balanced and precise whites. And he quite succeeds at this as he is producing some of the most exciting Rhône whites - wines of genuine flair and class. The wines are very much in the image of the vigneron too – understated, stylish and relying more on nuance than overt power. In just a few vintages, his whites are among the best in the region. We recommend you start tracking them down now, before word really gets out.

THIRSTY TO KNOW MORE?