Boulay Sancerre La Cote

Boulay

Wine label
Vintage:2016
Bottle sizes:750 ML
Country:France
Region:Loire
Appellation:Sancerre
Type:White
Varietals:Sauvignon Blanc
Organic:Practicing
Vineyard:Produced from "La Grande Cote", one of the three famous designated Crus of Chavignol.
Orientation:Full southern exposure
Soil:Kimmeridgian Clay or "terre blanche" (similar to the soils of Chablis)
Viticulture:Gerard works the soils manually, the vines are farmed using organic methods and all grapes are harvested by hand.
Vinification:Natural yeast fermentation in 300L barrels (no new wood).
Aging:Aged on the lees in a combination of barrel (300L, no new wood) and tank then bottled unfiltered in July.
Tasting:First crafted in the 2010 vintage, Gerard's old vine parcel in La Cote (referred to by the Cotat brothers as La Grande Cote) produces a wine of incredible precision, power and lazer sharp minerality...Boulay's signature style!