Organic Bourgueil Poids plume Marchesseau 2017

Wine type : Red
Country : France
Region : Loire
Appellation : AOP Bourgueil
Producer : Marchesseau brothers
Grapes : Cabernet franc
Farming : Organic
Vintage : 2017
Alcohol : 14,5%

Description

the 2017 Bourgueil Poids Plume or “”Featherweight”” from Bertrand & Vincent Marchesseau. This family run Domaine organically farms 14ha of vineyards, composed of sand and gravel terraces, with ancient silt deposits from the right bank of the Loire in Bourgueil. This 100% Cab Franc from 30 year old vines reveals a bright, garnet-red color with a beautiful nose of intense cherry, raspberry, strawberry and violets, along with savory spice and pencil shavings. The palate is dense and gushing with pure black fruits, with suppleness and great balance. The light and melted tannins are wrapped in a fruity character that persists in the finish of this tasty and savoury

Vinification

manual grape harvest, cold maceration and ageing for 7 months in wine tank

Suggested Food Pairings

white meats, grilled meats, and barbecue meats

12 bottles per case

$381.60 excl tax
$31.80/bottle

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