Carbone - 2017 - Stéphane Erissé
The estate's masterstroke with this grape variety – a serious, precise Cabernet Franc. Palate: with delectable texture and flavours of oak maturation, it’s altogether a silky, sound, complex wine.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Degree of alcohol
- 12.5 %
- To drink from
- 2021 to 2028
A 100% Cabernet Franc cuvée from 60-year-old vines farmed organically, with ploughing of the soil, harvesting by hand, and meticulous sorting in the winery. Vinification with little intervention: maceration for 3 weeks, maturation in barrels (1/3 new oak) for 18 months. Bottled with a micro dose of sulphur.
Stéphane Érissé has been winemaking in Anjou since 2011, from a small clutch of vines: 3.5 hectares between Saint-Cyr-le-Bourg and Saint-Georges-sur-Layon. A non-interventionist vigneron who has banished all chemical products from his estate, Stéphane is winegrower of careful, meticulous workmanship – and charming sentiments. The estate carries the name of his grandmother. The style of his...All wines
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