Moulin Touchais Coteaux du Layon

Moulin Touchais

Wine label
Vintage:1968
Bottle sizes:750 ML
Country:France
Region:Loire
Appellation:Coteaux-Du-Layon
Type:Sweet / Fortified
Varietals:Chenin Blanc
Vineyard:Historic property of 145 hectares, of which only 10% is from the Coteaux du Layon appellation.
Soil:Schist, limestone and chalk
Viticulture:Coteaux du Layon rarely gets much botrytis, and consequently many of the sweeter-styled chenin blancs are a result of the grapes dehydrating on the vine, rather than being concentrated by noble rot.
Vinification:Fermentation in apoxy- or glass-lined concrete.
Aging:Ages for 6-8 months before being bottled. Wine is held for at least a decade of cellar ageing prior to release.