Le Buisson Pouilleux - 2020 - Thierry Puzelat
A fine Sauvignon expressing itself beautifully, with notes of citrus, white fruits, mineral framework. Palate: perfect balance between tension and volume, nice roundness, long finish for a great quality/enjoyment ratio!
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Vin de France
- Degree of alcohol
- 12.5 %
- To drink from
- 2023 to 2027
100% Sauvignon from organically conducted vines and planted on a plot of sand and gravel of 1.1 ha, half of the vines being 35 years old and half being between 3 and 20 years old. Manual harvesting, yields of about 20 to 25 hl/ha. Direct pressing, racking, fermentation and élevage in demi-muids and Burgundy barrels of several wines, 14 months of aging. Unfined, unfiltered, microdose of sulphur added during bottling at the Estate on November 9th 2021.
Thierry Puzelat took over the family estate a few decades ago, 13 ha in Touraine, in the Loir-et-Cher. Time and a series of encounters would put him on the path to natural wines. In 1999, he decided to vinify for hismself, and to stop taking the easy route of a “guaranteed” income from the local wine cooperative. Once decided, he went all in, determined to produce wines without artifice,...All wines
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