Julienas - 2021 - Valentin Montanet
La Soeur Cadette
This is profound juice… made from very old vines, with intense fruit aromas... On the palate: structured, rich and round... This is the Gamay we love!
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Degree of alcohol
- 12 %
- To drink from
- 2023 to 2029
100% Gamay, selected from several parcels planted on granitic and sandy soils in the communes of Juliénas and Jullié; 70 to 90-year-old vines, certified organic. Manual harvesting, grapes sorted in the vineyard. Vinification: carbonic maceration of the whole bunches, without punch downs. Maturation: 50% in vats and 50% in barrels for 10 months, no fining, no filtration, just a pinch of sulphur at bottling.
Valentin Montanet and his parents Jean and Catherine are vignerons without any pretention... but who should be taken very seriously. In an era when Burgundy wines are increasingly becoming luxury commodities, this family has continued to craft wines whose hallmarks are quality, drinkability, organic agriculture and non-interventionist vinification. Characteristics rare enough in this region to...All wines
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