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.

Sparkling

Clairette de Die

Age-worthiness

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.