2021 Herve Villemade Cheverny Blanc, Loire, France

2021 Herve Villemade Cheverny Blanc, Loire, France

$21.99

Grapes: 70%
Sauvignon Blanc 30% Chardonnay

Farming: Organic (certified)

Age of vines: 10 to 25 years old

The grapes here come from the estate's youngest vines and are a mix of the three terroirs Hervé cultivates: sand and flint, clay and silex and deep silt.

Winemaking:
Direct press and cold racking of the gross lees for 18 to 24 hours. Fermented in stainless steel tanks and concrete vats. After malolactic fermentation, a racking is performed and 1 gram of S02 is added per hectoliter. Aging occurs in stainless and fiberglass on the lees with a light earth filtration and 1 to 1.5 grams of S02 per hectoliter added at bottling.

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