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Lavigne Saumur Champigny Vieilles Vignes 2014


6 Bottles: £72.76

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Country - France

Region - Loire

Grape Varieties - Cabernet Franc 100%

Alcohol by volume - 12.5%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Domaine Lavigne

Tasting notes - Rich aromas of stewed fruits and black berries. Fresh and well structured.

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A medium bodied red with a winning combination of
plump black fruits and a refreshing dryness on the
Producer Note
This domaine is run by Pascale Lavigne and her husband, Antoine Véron. Based in
Varrains in Saumur-Champigny, They own 38 hectares (36 hectares of Cabernet
Franc and 2 of Chenin). They cultivate their vineyard sustainably and have a solid
reputation for producing quality wines.
. They manage their vineyards sustainably and have been proactively involved in
weather towers project, which has endeavoured to help the entire Saumur
appellation. The aim is to keep the treatments used in the vineyards to a minimum,
due to accurate prevention of damaging rains and fogs. Using minimal chemical
treatments and allowing sustainable methods, such as growing grasses and plants
between the vines to naturally control weeds; helps the conservation of the soil and
soil water management. The vines are grown in clay and chalk soils.
The grapes were fully destemmed, then fermented for 10 to 12 days.
Tasting Note
Rich aromas of stewed fruits and black berries. Fresh and well structured.
Serving Suggestion
Best served slightly chilled - between 12 to 14°Cand enjoyed young. Delicous with
game served with a rich sauce.
Cabernet Franc 100%

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6 Bottles