Indigo - 2020 - Aurélien Houillon
An intense nose of black fruit, spices, violet and liquorice... Palate: an intense wine, clear, fruity and enveloping, with a long finish. His cuvées and terroirs have grown in shape and precision.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Vin de France
- Degree of alcohol
- 13.5 %
- To drink from
- 2023 to 2027
Aurélien’s 4th vintage! Blend: 40% Grenache Noir, 60% Syrah, from around 20-year-old vines grown organically and planted on slightly sandy clay-limestone soils. The grapes are hand harvested, low yields. Vinification: 100% de-stemmed, 10 weeks of maceration, 6 months of aging in stainless steel vats. Bottled without any additives or added sulphur.
Charlotte and Aurélien Houillon… their name may ring a bell! Aurélien is none other than the brother of Emmanuel Houillon, and like him was initiated into the secrets of the vine and natural wine by Pierre Overnoy, and took part in the adventure of his famous Pupillin estate. The savoir-faire instilled in him would then be put into practice elsewhere and upon other grape varieties, notably...All wines
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