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Chinon Les Gravieres 2017, Couly-Dutheil

Product Description

Rich purple colour. Very pleasant nose with green pepper, young red berries & the classic ‘pencil shavings’ of Cabernet Franc. Fruity, soft and very easy to drink. Can be kept for 4-5 years but best drunk slightly younger.

An elegant & concentrated Chinon. The vines are grown on gravel and sand terraces, rising from the Vienne River (a tributary of the Loire), and they produce fruity, soft & charming wines. This is a family run estate, owning 85 hectares of vineyards which are considered as some of the best terroir in the Chinon appellation.

Soil : Gravel & Sand. Grape variety : Cabernet Franc. Situation : East of Chinon, along the Vienne river

Integrated farming system based on biological methods. Manual harvesting Strict grapes selection Destalking Yield : 45 Hl/Ha (average) Controlled temperature fermentation in stainless steel tank. Separation of free run wines & press wines. 2 weeks maceration Bottling : 7 to 8 months after the harvest.

Foods Pork sausages, salami

Dryness Dry

Body Light Bodied

Colour Dark Berry

Grapes Cabernet Franc

Region Loire Valley, France

Producer Couly-Dutheil

Vintage 2017

Sulphites Contains Sulphites

Maximum quantity available reached.