FR-RDV-03-15

Montlouis-sur-Loire ‘Les Borderies’, Le Rocher des Violettes [Xavier Weisskopf]

  • Certified organic
  • 100% Chenin Blanc
  • From a 1 ha parcel named ‘Les Borderies’
  • From pre-WWII vines
  • 80+ year old vines
  • First plot that is harvested
  • 20cm of sand and silex stones before hitting pure limestone
  • Aged in older barrels
  • Delicate pitted fruits enhanced by a chalky minerality, adding a joyous lift
Producer:
Vintage:
2015
Country:
France
Region:
Loire
Appellation:
Montlouis
Variety:
Chenin Blanc
Color:
White
Farming Practice:
Certified Organic