Bordelet Poire Granit [Cuvee 2016]

Bordelet

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Wine label
Vintage:NV
Bottle sizes:750 ML
Country:France
Region:Normandy
Appellation:Normandie
Type:Sparkling
Varietals:Pear
Biodynamic:Certified
Vineyard:Made with heirloom pears from over 300 year old trees grown in granite.
Orientation:Multiple sites, varied exposure
Soil:Granit based soils
Viticulture:Hand harvested and farmed biodynamically
Vinification:Fruit is dehydrated for 4-5 weeks and simply ground, pressed then settled for clarification before fermenting naturally.
Aging:One continuous fermentation originating in tank and finishing in bottle. Bubbles develop within two weeks of bottling.
Tasting:Stony, chalky expressions on the nose with notes of fresh herbs, mint, pear, quince and pinepple. Complex pear flavors on the palate -- a very vinous style for the true afficianado.