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Mephisto - 2015 - Fred Niger

A nose at once flattering, round, and expressive, with notes of black fruit and small red fruit – blackberries, strawberries, redcurrants. Notes of white pepper. A smooth attack, the mid-palate taut yet charming, tannins still tight yet velvety. Excellent volume, rich, deep, delicate, chiselled fruit, notes of sweet spices.

75 cl
Original features
Vin de France
Degree of alcohol
12 %
To drink from
2019 to 2023

VAT included

A 100% natural Cabernet Franc. The parcel was formerly used to make the estate’s sparkling wines. The subsoil of this terroir is granite. The yields are low at 30 hl/ha, with 4500 bottles produced. The vinification is very respectful, hand picking, reception of harvest by gravity, destemming, 12 days in vats, indigenous yeasts, no fining, no filtration, no sulphur added, matured in barrels and in amphorae 

Fred Niger

Fred Niger

Fred Niger rachète le domaine de l'Écu en 2010, avec ses sols impeccables convertis au bio depuis 1972 puis certifiés DEMETER en 1996. Mais surtout, il collabore avec Guy Bossard, le maître du Muscadet, jusqu’en 2014. Et le miracle se produit. Fred, viticulteur novice mais dégustateur hors pair, sait ce qu'il veut et ce qu'il compte bien faire des vins, ici dans le Muscadet, avec Guy. Folle...

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