Trespotz - 2020 - Maya Sallée et Nicolas Fernandez
Domaine La Calmette
A nose of black fruits, with notes of blackberries, blackcurrant, and blood orange... Palate: an elegant Cahors, with beautiful volume and fine tannins. Trespotz is the name of Nicolas and Maya’s village in the Occitan language.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Degree of alcohol
- 13.5 %
- To drink from
- 2022 to 2028
100% Malbec from vines between 28 and 43 years old, farmed organically and biodynamically, and planted on old red clay, limestone and marl soils at an altitude of 340 metres. Manual harvest with small crates, destemmed, transferred to vats by gravity, followed by a gentle maceration for 15 to 30 days. Matured on lees in concrete and stainless steel vats and barrels of a few wines. Majority of 2020 blended with a bit of 2019 wine. Neither fined nor filtered, with just a micro-dose of sulphur at bottling on the 10th of September 2021.
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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