Serpent à Plumes - 2020 - Maya Sallée et Nicolas Fernandez
Domaine La Calmette
A fruit-forward cuvée, crafted for immediate pleasure, with notes of blackberry, morello cherry, and plum... Palate: beautiful substance and depth, and no lack of freshness – it’s very nice for the price indeed!
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Vin de France
- Degree of alcohol
- 13 %
- To drink from
- 2022 to 2027
75% Malbec and 25% Merlot from 4 parcels of 15- to 47-year-old vines planted on clay-limestone soils, covering 3 ha. Two of the parcels were acquired in winter 2020 in organic conversion. Some of the grapes are vinified in whole bunches, some with direct pressing, and the rest are destemmed for a gentle maceration of 7-15 days. Matured on the lees in concrete and stainless steel vats. A blend composed mainly of the 2020 vintage with a little 2019. Bottled at the estate on September 10th 2021 without fining or filtration, and just 1 gr/hl of sulphur.
Maya Sallée et Nicolas Fernandez
Maya Sallée ans Nicolas Fernandez from La Calmette Estate embodies Cahors' resurgence. After graduating from their agronomist studies in Toulouse, they've travelled all around the world and pilled up about 15 years worth of winegrowing knowledge by themselves, as they went to Uruguay, the Mouton-Rotschild Vineyard and the Opus One Estate, passing by Mexico and New Zealand as well as the...All wines
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