Les Pions - 2019 - Ludovic Chanson
Domaine Ludovic Chanson
Fine bubbles, ultra aromatic with notes of white fruits, honey, and fresh mushrooms... A luscious palate, with 5 grams of residual sugar that are perfectly integrated, with freshness, minerality, and a long finish with a hint of citrus – a beautiful expression of this grape variety.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Degree of alcohol
- 13.5 %
- To drink from
- 2022 to 2027
100% Chenin, from young vines, grown on silty-flinty soils and located in Montlouis. The estate is certified organic by ECOCERT. Vinification: direct pressing, refermentation in the bottle with residual sugars, these are the last bottles of the 2019 vintage, that were disgorged in February 2022, after a longer maturation in stacks of 28 months. Bottled with zero dosage, just a micro-dose of sulfur.
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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