FR-JBU-04-16

Bourgueil ‘Mi-Pente’, Domaine de la Butte [Jacky Blot]

  • Certified organic
  • 100% Cabernet Franc
  • 70+ year old vines
  • South exposure
  • From the mid-slope
  • A Grand Cru of Bourgueil
  • Topsoil is the thinnest here. And limestone is very close to the surface
  • De-stemmed
  • Indigenous yeasts
  • Unfined and unfiltered
  • Fermented and aged in barrel (20% new, 80% 1-2 year old barrels)
Producer:
Vintage:
2016
Country:
France
Region:
Loire
Appellation:
Bourgueil
Variety:
Cabernet Franc
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Certified Organic