Ours Muscadets Sèvre et Maine sur Lie
Muscadet Sèvre et Maine
CRU Communal vintage 2016
Muscadet Sèvre et Maine vintage 2016
Melon de Bourgogne 100%
This wine comes from a unique and single parcel located on a granodiorite subsoil (calc-alkaline granite) called "granite of Château-Thébaud” and gneiss from such granite.
This wine requires time to develop its qualities and an aging on the lees for an extended period of 36 to 48 months, or even more. This cuvée was bottled on 5 July 2018.
Awards vintage 2014:
- 1 star award in the Hachette Wine Guide 2019
- Decanter 92 points
- Guide Gilbert & Gaillard 2020 90 points
Golden colour with shiny straw-yellow reflections.
Powerful nose dominated by the minerality of gunflint aromas combined with complex mentholated hints and citrus fruit such as Clementine.
Beautiful structured attack, with fragrances of candied lemon peel and jasmine, evolving to toasty notes.
Fleshiness on the mid-palate provides a wine with a silky texture, Powerful and lengthy finish with timut pepper essences.
Strong and lengthy finish
Best food pairing:
Grilled or cooked fish in sauce, sea food, charcuterie, cheese, deserts
Keeping and advice:
Serve at 12/13 °
Open one hour before tasting. This wine can also be decanted to fully express its terroir. It is a long-keeping wine that you will appreciate for many years.