FR-RDV-05-17

Touraine Cabernet Franc, Le Rocher des Violettes

  • Certified organic
  • 55+ year old vines
  • 90% from near Chinon, 10% from Montlouis
  • From 4 parcels totaling 1 hs
  • 30-40cm of soil before hitting limestone
  • 100% de-stemmed
  • Indigenous yeast
  • Fermented in 100% tronconique (15000 L neutral upright barrels)
  • Aged in 2-3 year old 280L barrels for 24 months
  • Unfined and unfiltered
Producer:
Vintage:
2017
Country:
France
Region:
Loire
Appellation:
Touraine
Variety:
Cabernet Franc
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Certified Organic