100% Melon de Bourgogne
Formerly the family seat of the Loré de la Ragotiere family, the Chateau dates back to the 14th Century. It was bought, along with it's 30 hectares of land by the winemaking Couillard family in 1979. The soils in this corner of the Loire Valley are composed of free-draining schist and micaschist, which help to extend the growing season, creating late-ripening, well-structured wines with more intensity than the average Muscadet.
What The Critics Say
"The old-vines concentration in this wine is balanced by the delicious freshness and crisp texture. Touches of pepper give a lift and add complexity to the attractive fruitiness. Drink now."
92/100 Wine Enthusiast (2016 vintage)
"Old vines, up to 60 years old, are the basis of this concentrated, ripe and intense wine. It is impressive and tightly wound, with layers of rich citrus fruit and a chalky texture. This is still a little young, so drink from 2018."
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