Arbois Savagnin - Domaine de la Pinte - 2017
Jura / France
Organic / Biodynamic
Hand harvested from 35yr old vines at 400m altitude planted in blue marl soils
De-stemmed and slowly pressed with a pneumatic press
Fermented in stainless steel with native yeasts
Aged in a combination of foudres and 5 to 10 year old barrels for 3 years
Striking depth and minerality, with persistent freshness. Textured and nutty and full of orchard fruit and flowers. Impressive length.