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Where can it be found ? This exculsive variety from Valais is cultivated only on about 30 hectares. 25 are located on the territory of Vétroz, Amigne’s true hometown and historical cradle.

At what price ? Its rarity doesn’t make it a cheap wine. It is nowadays hard to find bottles of Amigne under Frs18. Obviously when overmatured this price needs to be at least doubled.

How long can it be kept ? This variety evolves favourably with time. Even tough it is quite pleasant to drink young, the winemakers who know it advise to patiently wait between 5 and 10 years to taste it in its prime. Once again, we can double this information for the overmatured wines.

What kind of dish does it suit ? Depending on its winemaking and on its age, Amigne can suit a large variety of meals. When overmatured, it will nicely accompany a foie gras or a chocolate desert ; yound and dry, it will be a perfect aperitif ; older is will sublime your seafood dishes.

What are its peculiarities ? late variety, its possesses slightly oval grapes, between green and yellow. Marked by a light tannic finale note it generally develops exotic citrus fruit aromas such as mandarin or pineapple.

List of producers : The winemakers of Vétroz have gathered on a portal devoted to the variety. The oher producers from Valais, spread all over the county can be found on the Internet.


Deep and discreet roots
Vétroz, one village, one variety
Exceptional Amigne

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