Domaine de L'R
Le Canal des Grands Pièces - 2020 - Frédéric Sigonneau
A dark red robe. A powerful nose, with aromas of red fruits (raspberry, cherry)... Palate: full-bodied, seductive and lush, with a lingering finish.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Degree of alcohol
- 12.5 %
- To drink from
- 2021 to 2026
A 100% Cabernet Franc cuvée, from 45-to-65-year-old vines grown on a gravel terroir, (from a former riverbed of the Vienne – gravelly/sandy). Farmed organically, and certified AB and Ecocert. Manual harvesting, with yields of around 40 hl/ha. Traditional vinification in cement vats, vinification by gravity, maturation on fine less for 7 months. Unfined, unfiltered, just a microdose of sulfur at bottling.
Fred is an ardent history buff, but in the end, it was in wine where found his calling. After three years of viticulture studies, he decided to set sail for Spain and the region of Ribera del Duero. Fuelled by friendships, new meetings, and stories shared, Fred is a man of sincerity and spirit, who fills his every day with passion. In 2004, he finally returned to Cravant where took over the...All wines
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