Eric Texier Côtes du Rhône Brézème Roussanne is a natural white wine from Roussanne produced by Eric Texier that belongs to the AOC Côtes du Rhône.
Eric Texier is a vigneron located in Brézème, in the north of Rhone Valley. Texier worked in nuclear engineering but switched to the world of wine in the early 1990s. He practices minimal viticulture and oenology, and pays special attention to the soils of his vineyards.
The plots for Eric Texier Côtes du Rhône Brézème Roussanne have rocky soils with limestone. The vines were planted in 2012 and have an average yield of 20 hectolitres per hectare. On arriving in the winery, the grapes are pressed directly and the must ferments with native yeasts. Lastly, the wine ages for a few months in concrete tanks before bottling.
Eric Texier Côtes du Rhône Brézème Roussanne is a typical expression of the Roussanne from the Rhone Valley. A smooth and rounded wine with a good aromatic intensity.