Chenin de Traverse - 2015 - Tanguy Perrault
Nose with notes of citrus, of candied lemon peels, and a very beautiful hint of minerality. Palate: a thin and elegant bubbly, a thirst-quenching freshness perfect from the apéritif to desert! Invigorating!
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Organic wine
- Degree of alcohol
- 12.5 %
- To drink from
- 2020 to 2023
A sparkling wine made of 100% Chenin. From vines between 30 and 70 years old, planted on limestone and very rocky soils. Certified organic farming. Vinification: direct pressing, the fermentation starts in vats and casks, then the juice is racked and bottled to continue its fermentation, matured on laths for 36 months at a constant temperature of 12°C, disgorged and bottled with zero dosage.
Tanguy Perrault, child of the ’75 vintage, obtained a BTS certificate in viticulture/oenology, spent time as a vineyard worker in Bordeaux, and even became cellar master at an estate in Vouvray. But in 2008, after one day his employer snapped at him, “You’ll never be able to work for someone else,” he decided it was time to work for himself. Joined in his slightly mad adventure was his...All wines
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