Domaine FL Savennieres La Roche aux Moines, 2008, 750ML

$420.00
SKU: 681276
Sub region: Savennieres
Variety: Chenin Blanc
Rating: Wine Enthusiast 93

100% Chenin Blanc (Dry)

These parcels of Savennières Roche aux Moines, has its origin going back to the Middle Ages, and were a former possession of the Abbey Saint-Nicolas of Angers. It’s located on a rocky spur which advances on the Loire near Savennières ensuring the parcel an ideal sun exposure.

The average age of the vines is 25 years, and yields 35hl/ha.

The wine is fermented in temperature-controlled vats and does not complete malolactic fermentation.

Maturation is done for 12 months on 15% new French oak barrels on its lees with 4 months of lees stirring, plus 6 months in large vats.

Certified organic and biodynamic.