WSET3 Palate Notes

Body - Light / Medium,
Acid - High,
Alcohol - Medium.

Tastes Like: Apricot, Lemon, Floral

What you can expect to taste and smell?

Primary Flavours & Aromas

Cool vs. Warm Climate

Cool Climate: In cooler regions, Clairette maintains its acidity and crispness, showcasing its primary fruit character.

Warm/Hot Climate: Grown in warmer areas, it develops riper fruit flavors, which can result in slightly richer wines.


Clairette de Die


Clairette is best enjoyed in its youth, capturing the essence of its delicate aromas and flavors.

First Published: Saturday, Oct 21, 2023 Last updated: Oct 28, 2023

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Damien Saunders
WSET3 award - Has been on a journey to learn more about wine, viticulture since I started travelling. Every country has something to drink.