With well-balanced aromas of rich tropical fruit like pineapple and lychee, citrus, and stone fruits like apricot, this wine exhibits the finesse and beauty of Gros Manseng. An orange zest tanginess and a crisp acidity complement the wine.
In southwest France's Pyrenees-Atlantiques department, you will find Domaine Coustarret. Seventh-generation winemaker Sebastien Bordenave Coustarret is in charge of his 6-hectare domain, which lies 400 metres above sea level in the Jurancon appellation's highest point. The vineyards are situated on high silty-clay hillsides that enjoy a southerly exposure to the Pyrenees. Sebastien winescombine freshness and ripeness in a remarkable equilibrium.