Domaine Jean-Baptiste Senat 2015 'Le Bois des Merveilles' Minervois AOC
Item Number: 12758
Sub Region: Languedoc-Roussillon
Appellation/AVA: Minervois AOC
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 40% Grenache / 50% Carignan / 10% Mourvèdre
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 14
Viticulture: Practicing Biodynamic
Soil Type: Clay, limestone
About this Wine: Le Bois Des Merveilles, which translates to "The Wood of Wonders", takes its name from the forests that border the vineyard, in which local children search for treasure. Jean Baptiste has found the pot of gold - the soils.
Winemaking Notes: The fruit for this wine comes from vineyards that have been manually harvested and farmed using organic and biodynamic practices. The average age of the vines are 67 years old. The grapes were whole cluster pressed and fermented with indigenous yeasts. Aged in barrel, this wine is unfiltered with no added sulfites.