Coteaux du Loir 'Rouge Gorge' - Domaine de Bellivière - 2017

£32.00Price
  • Origin

    Loire / France

  • Style

    Red

  • Grape Variety

    Pineau d'Aunis

  • Production

    Organic / Biodynamic

  • ABV

    12.5 %

  • Winemaking

    Grapes from 11 different parcels, all vinified separately

     

    Occasional 'pigeage' to extract more aromatics

     

    Aged for 12-18 months in old oak

     

    Unfiltered + unfined

     

    Aged in Bordeaux barrels for 18 months

     

    Bottled with minimal added sulpher

  • Tasting Notes

    Light to meduim body, bright acidity and well integrated tannins. Wild berry and bramble notes, herbaceous with a kick of pepper on the finish