Sempre Cuntentu - 2019 - Simon Giacometti
Sempre Cuntentu meaning Always Happy... This is the cuvée we got a crush on, and the one wich pushed us to reference the Estate at Pur Jus! Nose on blueberry, nice volume in the palate, an impression of sweetness, all held together by silky tannins.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Vin de France
- Degree of alcohol
- 14.5 %
- To drink from
- 2021 to 2024
100% Sciaccarello from organically grown vines planted on granitic soils in the village of Casta, North of Corsica. Manual harvesting, sorting of the grapes in the vineyard, controlled yields. Natural vinification without inputs: 100% de-stemmed, 10 days of maceration in stainless steel vats with gentle pump-overs, soft pressing, blending of the free run and the press juice. 10 months of maturation on fine lees in stainless steel vats. Not fined or filtered, bottled at the Estate with a micro dose of sulfur.
Simon and Sarah Giacometti, brother and sister, are at the helm of the eponymous Estate located in the small village of Casta, 15 minutes from Saint Florent and the Mediterranean Sea, Northern Corsica. Their father and grandfather decided to buy the domaine in 1987, a true family-oriented and atypical adventure since one was a potter and the other was the head of a public works company... The...All wines
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