Mephisto Cabernet Franc MMXVI

Domaine de l’Ecu Vintage MMXVI Bottle Sizes 750ml Country France Region Loire Valley Appellation Vin de France Wine Type Red - Still Varietals 100% Cabernet Franc Farming Biodynamic. Vineyard From a 0.8 hectare parcel in the VallĂ©e de la Loire. Vines face south-east. Organically farmed since 1975, DEMETER certified biodynamic since 1998. Soil Granite. Viticulture Vineyards are farmed biodynamically and simple guyot pruning is employed. Soil worked manually and yields are kept low ~ 30hl/ha. All grapes are hand harvested. Vinification All fruit is received and all wine is moved by gravity. There are no pumps used in the cellar. The fruit is de-stemmed. Native yeast fermentation occurs with no racking. Aged for 15 months in Amphora. No sulfur is used. Unfined and unfiltered. Production 5,000 bottles. Back to Current Releases