Bordelet Sydre Argelette [Cuvee 2015]

Bordelet

http://www.ericbordelet.com

Wine label
Vintage:NV
Bottle sizes:750 ML
Country:France
Region:Normandy
Appellation:Normandie
Type:Sparkling
Varietals:Apple
Biodynamic:Certified
Vineyard:1.5 hectares of antique varietal apple and pear trees that are 40-50 years old.
Orientation:Multiple sites, varied exposure
Soil:Argelette refers to the stony soil made of of silt and clay/silt and dates back to the Precambrian era.
Viticulture:Orchards are farmed biodynamically
Vinification:Bordelet’s entire production of fruit is hand-picked in wooden cases. The apples are are crushed and left to macerate on their skins for more extraction.
Aging:Following the pressing, the alcoholic fermentation takes off, during which time the must is racked several times, and very lightly filtered. A small amount of residual is left in. The fruit is never chaptalized!
Tasting:Best described as off-dry, this cider is perfect for aperitifs and light meals