Touraine ‘Les Sagères’ Sauvignon Blanc 2016

Courtault-Tardieux Vintage 2016 Bottle Sizes 750 ml Country France Region Loire Valley Appellation Touraine Wine Type White - Still Varietals Sauvignon Blanc Farming Organic Vineyard Les Sagères is one parcel within a 2 hectare vineyard. These are the older vines averaging 50 years of age. The parcel faces south-west. Soil White clay-slate, limestone. Viticulture All vineyard work is done by hand. The vines are never irrigated. Vinification All fruit is destemmed. Simon only uses the first pressed juice. Fermentation occurs in stainless steel vats. Malolactic completes but is never forced. Aging Aged for 6 months on the lees in stainless steel. Production 5,000 bottles Back to Current Releases