Domaine Ludovic Chanson
Les Cabotines - 2018 - Ludovic Chanson
A dry Chenin, with notes of white fruit and spices... Palate: a refined wine, powerful, rich and delicate, with moderate tension... An aperitif Chenin par excellence.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Degree of alcohol
- 13.5 %
- To drink from
- 2020 to 2026
100% Chenin. From 60-year-old vines grown on silty-flinty soils, located in Montlouis. The estate is certified organic by ECOCERT. The grapes were harvested progressively, over the course of 3 successive passes. Vinification: direct pressing, transfered to barrels, 12 months maturation in 400-litre barrels. No fining, a light diatomaceous earth filtration, and bottled in September 2019 with a micro dose of sulphur.
Ludovic Chanson, from his first bottles released as a young upstart winemaker, has been proving himself year in year out in Montlouis. Entering the wine world in 2009, having left a career in pharmaceutical research, this scientist was bitten by the vine bug during time spent with Vincent Carême and Damien Délécheneau (of the Domaine La Grange Tiphaine). He’d buy 8.5 hectares to start out, but...All wines
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