2021 Herve Villemade Cheverny Blanc, Loire, France

2021 Herve Villemade Cheverny Blanc, Loire, France


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.

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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