Chenin Noir

Chenin Noir

100% Pineau d’Aunis from chalk and tuffeau (soft yellow limestone) based soil. 100% de-stemmed and vinified in stainless steel tank from 4 - 5 days and then transfered to œufs en béton (concrete, oval shaped tanks) to complete its fermentation and aging. Bottled in the spring following the vintage.

Rose and Jasmine florals, black pepper and earth. Nicely textured and aromatic, reminsicent of Jasmine green tea. Serve it with a slight chill.

Regions

France

Beaujolais
Burgundy
Champagne
Montagne de Reims Emmanuel Brochet Côte des Bars Domaine Marie Courtin Valleé de la Marne Flavien Nowack
Southwest
Côtes du Marmandais Élian Da Ros
Jura
Languedoc
Terrasses du Larzac Domaine du Pas de L’Escalette Saint Chinian Domaine Rimbert
Loire
Provence
Rhône

Saumur Brut, Non Dosé, 2004100% Chenin Blanc coming from a blend of the two principal soil types of Les Fontenelles and Les Amandiers

Les Fontenelles100% Chenin Blanc coming from flint and hard limestone based soil. Vinified and aged uniquely in œufs en béton (concrete, oval shaped tanks) for 11 months.

Les Amandiers100% Chenin Blanc coming from chalk and tuffeau (soft yellow limestone) based soil which are dominant in the region.

Chenin NoirRose and jasmine florals, black pepper and earth. Nicely textured and aromatic…