Domaine Lafond Lirac Blanc Roc-Epine 2020


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Alcohol : 13,5%

Grape(s) : Grenache Blanc, Roussane, Viognier 

Localisation : Lirac, Rhône Valley, France

Tasting Notes : A fresh and pleasant blend. You will taste in your bottle a god balance of fruit, lime-tree and white flower aromas, citron type aromas and straightforward liveliness. Our wine has enough pep for your taste buds to be teased but it will not quench your thirst when you drink it before eating

Food Pairing : Fish and shellfish. May we suggest you drink it as an apéritif, because it is the perfect way to wake up your taste buds before you start a meal?

The Domain : 1780, Pascal Odoyer, Jean-Pierre Lafond’s great-uncle, governor of Tavel become one of the first wine grower of his village. His wine estate will go from father to son.

1948, The grandfather of Pascal Lafond, Valéry Taulier, builds the first private cellar of Tavel. He will contribute a lot to the grow of the appellation Tavel by creating links between the burgundy’s wine merchant and Tavel.

1970, Jean-Pierre Lafond, Valéry Taulier’s son in law, builds his own wine estate. As a horse race lover, he names his wine estate “Roc-Epine”, as a memory of Roquepine a famous horse race. And so was born Domaine Lafond Roc-Epine.