Pelle Menetou-Salon Morogues Blanchais [Lieu-dit]

Country: 
France
Region: 
Loire
Item code: 
FPP004
Vintage: 
2016
Bottle sizes: 
750 ML, 1.5 L
Appellation: 
Menetou-Salon
Wine type: 
White
Organic: 
Practicing
Pelle
Varietals: 
Sauvignon Blanc
Les Blanchais vineyard in the commune of Morogues. Was the estate's first single-vineyard wine, started in the 1980's.
Generally North-east facing hillsides, providing a 'cooler' aspect compared to the general "Morogues" bottling.
Kimmeridgean limestone and silex.
Practicing organic. Soils plowed. Hand-harvested.
Fermented with natural yeast. 70% wood, 30% tank.
Aged in a combo on 70% wood (Foudres and used 400L barrels) and 30% tank for 11 months.
800 cases
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