Fabien Jouves 2019 'Les Agudes' Blanc, Vin de France (Cahors)
Item Number: 14246
Region: South West France
Sub Region: Cahors
Appellation/AVA: Vin de France
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): Sauvignon Blanc / Sauvignon Gris / Chardonnay / Semillon Blanc
Type: Wine - White
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 12.5
Viticulture: Certified Biodynamic
Soil Type: Limestone clay hillsides
Winemaking Notes: Grapes are manually harvested from biodynamically farmed young (20-year-old) vineyards. A combination of direct pressed grapes and whole clusters are softly pressed. Fermentation occurs spontaneously with native yeast in stainless steel vats and barrels. Les Agudes ages for 6 months in stainless steel vats, barrels and casks before bottling. This wine is unfined and unfiltered. SO2 additions are 0-30 mg/L dependent on vintage.
Tasting Notes: This is a dry white wine with zippy acidity. Notes of bright citrus, honeyed tropical fruits, and ripe pears.