Domaine Saint Nicolas 

OUR WINES

Quality of a terroir by the sea and the result of work closest to the environment, our cuvées are the fruit of an exceptional terroir.

White and rosé wines are subjected to pneumatic pressing and vinification in steel tanks and in wooden tank for our "parcel" cuvées, while the red wines are vinified in wooden tanks and the "terroir" wines in barrels.
 

SPARKLING WINES

BE POP 

Crystal and bright look. Intense fruity notes. Grapefruit, white peach and acacia aromas. A high mineral tension with a tart finish.

BE SWING

Sparkling rose color, délicate freshness to the nose, grapefruit and red fruit aromas, delicate and fresh palette of fruity notes

An expressive and fruity appeal that gives a strawberry aroma. Perfect with an appetizer. 

WHITE WINES

VIN DE THIERRY

Clear color linked to a light taste, not
much tannin. Perfect with tapas, vegetables or cold meats.

LES CLOUS 

Gold colored. Elegant nose with a little hint of the sea, pear and dried fruits. Fresh palate and minerality with a beautiful long lasting taste.
 
Cellar Longevity : 5 to 10 years. 

HAUT DES CLOUS

A garnet red color. Delicate forest fruits, fresh cherry and roasted aromas. A very refined palate revealing silky tannins.

Cellar Longevity : more than 10 years.

ROSÉS WINES

REFLETS ROSE

Bright color. A fresh and pure nose. Spices, grapefruits and red fruits aromas. Fresh palate with little smoky finish.

SOL'AIR ROSE

Bright dress. Iodized nose. Aromas of spices, citrus fruits and red fruits. Nice freshness on the palate. Sweet wine.

RED WINES

GAMMES D’ÉTÉ 

Clear color linked to a light mouth feel, not
much tannin.
Perfect with tapas, vegetable or cold meats.

CABARET

Purple dress. Aromas of cherries, violet and liquorice and soft tannins. 

Cellar longevity : More than 10 years !

LE POIRÉ

Amber and deep color. Delicate nose, rich and spicy. Intense and very expressive palate. A freshness with depth and substance. 

Cellar longevity : More than 10 years !

PLANTE GÂTE 

Plum dress with brick reflections. Powerful and refined nose. Cherry aroma and undergrowth. Complex, concentrated and long mouth.

Cellar longevity : between 15 to 20 years ; even more !

SOL'AIR ROUGE 

Very pretty dress with intense plum reflections. Red fruit nose. Fresh and tasty mouth, fruity and intense.

CUVÉE JACQUES

Deep color. Rich nose. Blue flowers, black fruits, red berries and spicy aromas. A full body with an intense and elegant mouth.
 

Cellar Longevity : more than 10 years.

LA GRANDE PIÈCE 

Beautiful roof tile color. Cherry brandy nose, with a hint of truffle and leather. Delicate, wide and sophisticated taste.

Cellar Longevity : between 15 and 20 years. Even more!

Domaine Saint Nicolas 

ORDERS

Please contact us if you want to order

or wish to find our wines abroad.

 

Mailing to:

contact@domainesaintnicolas.com

Domaine Saint Nicolas 

OUR WINES

Quality of a terroir by the sea and the result of work closest to the environment, our cuvées are the fruit of an exceptional terroir.

White and rosé wines are squeezed in a pneumatic pressing and vinification from the natural yeasts in steel tanks or big oak barrel for our specials cuvées while the red wines are turned into wines with a more or less long maceration then a fermentation in wooden tanks and the "special" cuvées in barrels.

SPARKLING WINES

BE POP 

From a blend of chenin and grolleau gris grape varieties, this sparkling white wine has a very refreshing smell with some lemon peel, white flowers and peach aromas. You can feel very subtle bubbles in the palate with a mineral finish and a bit of a nice sweet bitterness which balance the density of the wine.

Taste it at the aperitif with a sea bream and yuzu lemon tartar, you'll start the meal in a perfect way.

Can age 2 or 3 years.

BE SWING

From the Pinot Noir grape variety, the wine reveal some fine vegetables aromas, followed by acacia flowers and a touch of stew strawberries aromas. A very gourmet palate of red fruits and spices flavours with a delicacy sparklingness.

 

Serve it with some scampies just boiled served with a "mayonnais

Very simple but unforgettable match.

Can age 3 years

WHITE WINES

LES CLOUS 

From a blend of chenin and chardonnay grape varieties, this is a wine that you make travel by the sea with iodize, whites flowers and sea herbs aromas. the palate is very balance between the richness of the grapes and the freshess came from the schistes soils. Nice salinity finish

The oysters fit perfectly with this wine.

 

Can age 3 to 5 years
  

CUVÉE MARIA

From 100% of chardonnay grape variety, this wine has some toasted brioche, honeysuckle and citrus fruits aromas. Refreshing wine with a lot of complex flavours in the palate came from butter, whites fruits and lemon flavours. Wine with a long finish with some sensations of schistes stones in the palate.

We suggest to serve it with some king prawns snacked with some anised spices. 

Can age 5 to 10 years.

HAUT DES CLOUS

From 100% of chenin blanc grape variety, parcels of land selection. You can smell pine apples, grapefruits and fresh cream aromas. This wine has a very dense palate with a lot of minerality with a touch of honey flavour.

Try this wine with a lobster cooked in a brown butter served with passion fruits.

Can age 10 years and more

SOLEIL DE CHINE

Vey sweet white wine from 100 % of chenin grape variety. Wine with a gold colour, an intense and complex smelling from dried apricots, spices, dried raisins, and exotic fruits. Very onctuous palate with  a nice diversity of flavours and a nice minerality finish which bring balance.

 

Wine very nice at christmas time with a "Pannetonne" (italian puff pastry)
 
Can age 15 years and more. 

ROSÉS WINES

REFLETS ROSE

From 100% of pinot noir grape variety, this wine has a iodize smelling with some redcurrant and raspebrries aromas. It has a very a gourmet palate, with a lot of red fruits flavours with a finest spicy finish. It has a bit of bitterness at the finish whish bring a balance palate. 

You can serve it with some jelly oysters served with candied spicysweet pepper. uncommon but very nice match.

Can age 1 to 2 years.

SOL'AIR ROSE

Very sweet rosé wine with stewed red fruits and grenadine aromas. The palate has a nice sweetness, onctuous feeling with grenadine, dired rose and christmas spices flavours which bring deppness to the wine.

A wine for the end of the meal, can be match with a bitter chocolate dessert and tonka bean chocolate. The bitterness will bring balance to the wine and the wine will bring the fruits flavours.

Can age 1 to 2 years.

RED WINES

REFLETS ROUGE

From mainly pinot noir  blend with gamay, cabernet franc and négrette grape varieties. You can smell blackcurrant, smoked veal and undergrowth aromas. This wine has a very lively palate with a nice balance between the fruitness and spices flavours. Lightly tannic.

Surprise your guess and match it with a smoke eel served with a tasty small potatoes purée and horseradish cream.

Can age 3 to 5 years

LE POIRÉ

From 100% of négrette grape variety, parcel of land selection. This wine has a very rich smelling with blue flowers, redcurrant and very spices aromas. The wine has a very sophisticated palate with a lot of freshness and tannins. Special wine with sour fruits taste and pepper flavours.

Perfect to match with deer stew and crandberry jelly.

Can age 10 years and more!

CUVÉE JACQUES

From a selection of the best pinot noir grape variety of our vineyard. This wine has a very subtle smelling with fruits of the forest, fresh cherry and grilled cacao beans aromas. The wine has a very blooming palate with a mix between black, red fruits flavours and smoky feeling. You feel some undergrowth flavours at the finish of the palate with some finest tanins.

We suggest to dare a cep soup with a pickle egg yolk and caramelized nuts.

Can age 10 to 15 years.

PLANTE GÂTE 

From 100% of pinot noir grape variety, parcel of land selection. This wine has a powerfull and complex smelling, a combine between prune, fresh tabacco and smoky oak aromas with a liquorice touch. This wine has a very dense and mature palate, with some wild fruits, dried violet flowers and clove flavours. The finish has a lot of tannins in harmony with the wine. 

A wine for a roasted lamb ribs with savory served with a clementine and lamb sauce.

Can age 10 years and more!

Domaine Saint Nicolas 

ORDERS

Please contact us if you want to order

or wish to find our wines abroad.

 

Mailing to:

contact@domainesaintnicolas.com

 
 
 
 
 

CONTACT

OPENING HOURS

Domaine Saint Nicolas 

Les Clous 

85340 l'Ile d'Olonne

02 51 33 13 04

contact@domainesaintnicolas.com

Tuesday : 9:30am - 12:30pm and 2pm - 6pm

Wednesday : 9:30am - 12:30pm and 2pm - 6pm

Thursday : 9:30am - 12:30pm and 2pm - 6pm

Friday : 9:30am - 12:30pm and 2pm - 6pm

Saturday : 9:30am - 12:30pm and 2pm - 6pm