Amandiers - 2020 - Laurent Troubat
A killer wine, even more on this sunny vintage! A complex nose, huge minerality, citrus notes... Palate: this is an intense, structured juice, body and length. A crystalline Chenin, with a saline finish... Perfect for your high-end wine pairings.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Degree of alcohol
- 14 %
- To drink from
- 2023 to 2030
A 100% Chenin cuvée, from a parcel of 45-year-old vines, grown organically and planted on Turonian-age chalky soil. Manual harvest and low yields. Vinification: slow direct pressing, a slow fermentation and maturation for two years in barrels that have seen several wines. Unfined, unfiltered, just a homeopathic dose of sulphur at bottling.
Laurent Troubat (from Savoie) and Pauline Mourrain (from Brittany) met at engineering school in Strasbourg. Graduating in 2011, they quickly realised they’d chosen the wrong career. Their longing for open spaces, their desire to reconnect with nature, to meet amazing people, led them to raise anchor and set sail for Australia. The young couple would work in different types of farming:...All wines
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