L'insolite -Bio- 2016
Ref : 478341
Bottle 75 cL
i.e. 32 € / liter
3 product(s) soldsince yesterday
- Keeping level 2021
- Service temperature 8°
Our food and wine pairings
- Grilled Fish
- Soft cheese
Our oenologists' opinion
Fruity and crisp
Its pale straw color with green reflections offers a nose with hawthorn notes of passion fruit and peppermint. In the mouth, this wine presents a nice balance, full-bodied with a frank and straight character. slightly mineral finish.
Body ? The body is the way a wine feels inside the mouth. Several factors, such as the alcohol content and the presence of tannins, contribute to the feel of the wine.
Freshness ? The freshness of a wine is defined by its level of acidity. Unlike rounded wines, fresh wines are easy to drink, and are more lively. Acidity plays a necessary part in a wine's structure.
Aging ? All wines do not have the same aging potential. Some are supposed to be consumed at a young age while others must be kept for longer periods of time.
Do you know ?
Biodynamic viticulture is based on the research of the balance of the vines with his immediate and more distant environment. This method appeared in 1924, under the influence of Rudolf Steiner, an Austrian philosopher and agronomist.
Domain and appellation
Domaine Des Roches Neuves
The Domaine des Roches Neuves covers 22 hectares in Varrains, in the Saumur-Champigny appellation for red wines and in Saumur for white wines. In 1992 the estate is bought by Thierry Germain. Bordelais of origin, he began converting the area into organic and biodynamic.
- Terroir: The vineyard is located at the places called Cerpes and Saint Vincent, soils are clay-limestone and flintlock.
- Viticulture: Grassing natural and organic and biodynamic work. Manual harvest in small box.
- Vinification: Alcoholic fermentation in oval lightning so as to preserve all the minerality of the subsoil. Pneumatic pressing of 4 hours, natural degrees of 12.8 °, fermentation time of 4 months. Matured on fine lees for 9 months.
Grapes Chenin blanc
- Chenin blanc : 100%