Les Grives Soûles - 2018 - Tanguy Perrault
A very expressive, complex Chenin with notes of white fruits, almond, and linden blossom... Palate: taut, great freshness, and fine balance... Remarkable quality for the price!
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Degree of alcohol
- 14 %
- To drink from
- 2020 to 2025
100% Chenin. From 40- to 50-year-old vines located in Noizay and Vouvray, planted on clays over a slab of limestone 1 meter down. Certain parcels are certified organic. Vinification: direct pressing then transfer to barrels for fermentation and maturation. Bottled in August 2019... A pinch of sulphur added at bottling, for a total SO2 of less than 50 mg/l.
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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