La Roche - 2020 - Jean Christophe Garnier
A nose of pear and quince, with subtle oxidative notes... Palate: balanced, rich, powerful, intense, with beautiful acidity... Great freshness.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Vin de France
- Degree of alcohol
- 12.5 %
- To drink from
- 2022 to 2026
A 100% Chenin cuvée, from 60-year-old vines grown on carboniferous shales, in the area of La Roche, cultivated with the greatest respect for nature, and certified organic. Manual harvest. Vinification: direct pressing, indigenous yeasts, and maturation for one year in barrels that have seen several wines. Bottled at the Estate without fining or filtration, and zero added sulphur.
Jean-Christophe Garnier produces a short range of wines which can reset you palate in a sip. A rich Chenin, full bodied, open, stony, powerful... A Cabernet Franc that’s juicy, fruity and gourmand. And – considering the quality of the wines, and the commitment and sacrifice of this fine fellow – all at ridiculously low prices! There, we said it. Trained by the Parcé brothers in Banyuls, then...All wines
from the estate