Muscadet vieilli en fût de chêne

2018 vintage

Don’t be fooled by appearances, this Muscadet is unlike any other. This cuvée is aged in oak barrels selected by us in the Bordeaux region, thus giving it a unique taste and character.

Bottled at the castle

Tasting notes:
Nose: buttery, brioche, mineral that appears after aeration
Palate: lively attack, rich in the mouth, good length and balance, supple, vanilla note, smoky retro-olfaction with a citrus finish
Accord: roasted quail , chicken with morels, rabbit with mustard, half-cooked tuna, cooked cheese

Technical sheet:
Wine region: Loire Valley
Appellation: Muscadet AC
Grape variety: 100% Melon de Bourgogne
Wine type: Dry white
Soil: Clay-siliceous / Gneiss and mica schist
Aging – Vinification: pneumatic pressing, fermentation at low temperature to enhance the aromas , aging in oak barrels one year minimum
% Alcohol: 12%
Keeping: 5 to 7 years
T ° service: between 9° and 12°
Food / wine pairing possible: roasted quail, chicken with morels, rabbit with mustard, half cooked tuna, cooked cheese