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Domaine De Mena

Contak - 2019 - Sébastien Agelet

A nose with notes of red berries and blackcurrant sorbet... Palate: careful, this is very easy to drink, a charming rosé with lovely roundness. A fruity finish with a hint of sweetness. That shock must have done something, because this stuff is… electric!

Size
75 cl
Original features
Low-sulfite
Appellation
Vin de France
Degree of alcohol
14 %
To drink from
2020 to 2024
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€15.70
VAT included

100% Lledoner Pelut, from 40-year-old vines cultivated organically and planted on a plot of 0.3- hectares, on stony clayey-limestone soils, facing south. Vinification: direct pressing, fermentation and maturation in fibreglass vats, without racking. As for the anecdote behind the cuvée’s name… while the juice was being transferred into the tank – which had been mistakenly placed on top of an electric cable – it received a discharge of... 380 volts! In the end, it was a rather interesting fermentation experiment, and to taste the wine, a happy accident! Neither fined nor filtered, and bottled on the 22nd of April 2020, with just a microdose of sulphur.

Sébastien Agelet

Sébastien Agelet

Sébastien Agelet is a vigneron in Paziols in southern France, 15 km from the sea between Leucate and Perpignan. His story is much like that of many winemakers at Pur Jus, as a man who’d always delivered his family’s grapes to the cooperative, until the day that he discovered a passion for making wine himself... It was in 2012 that he rebaptised his estate De Mena, which in Catalan, his...

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