St Nicolas de Bourgueil

 

 

Les Rouillères 2017 / 2018

Juicy and fruity as hell . A stunning vintage for " Rouillères 2018".

 

Vineyard

Appellation: Saint Nicolas de Bourgueil

Surface area:18 ha

Terroir: sand and gravel

Grape variety: Cabernet Franc

Average age of vine: 39 years old

Density of vines: 5000 vines / hectare

Rootstock: 3309

Pruning Method: Simple guyot

Culture: Organic and biodynamic

Yieldst: 43 hl / ha

Harvest: Manual


Vinification
Destemming: Yes

Sorting: Yes

Fermentation: In tank, neither punching the cap nor trituration, regular winding-up

Type of tank: Thermoregulated stainless steel tank


Elevage

Aging: 8 months in tank, stabilisation naturally in cold

2 times of wine racking before bottling.

Vol 12,5 %