François Chidaine, 2018 Montlouis Brut Tradition



Vintage

2018

Region

FranceLoire ValleyTouraine

Appellation

Montlouis Brut Tradition

Cuvée

Les Vendanges de F. Chidaine

Varietal

Chenin

Farming

No/Low till, regenerative viticulture, Organic & Biodynamic

Vinification

Barrel Fermented, Indigenous yeast fermented, Large format barrel aged, Zero Dosage

Soil Type

Chalky Limestone, Clay

Note

Returns late Dec

Méthode Traditionelle (Champenoise) 100% Chenin, 0% dosage at disgorgement
This wine is produced from grapes purchased from a young wine grower in Montlouis who is in organic transition and wants to separate from the cave cooperative. Quite dry and showing crisp, mineral laced acid, classic chenin aromas burst from the glass. Quince, lime and pear to name a few.