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Domaine Amirault Les Quarterons 2017 Saint-Nicolas de Bourgueil

Domaine Amirault Les Quarterons 2017 Saint-Nicolas de Bourgueil

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Facts and figures
Bottle size: Bottle (75cl)
Case size: 6
Vintage: 2017
Maturity: Drinking now and a year or two more
Origin: Loire
Grape variety: Cabernet Franc
Style: Light-medium bodied, Fruity
Alcohol: 12.0%
Tasting Notes
Clos des Quarterons is a 37 hectare family run estate in Saint-Nicolas de Bourgueil; Agnes and Xavier are the sixth generation of the Amirault family, they have been farming organically and bio dynamically since 2013. The Les Quaterons comes from Cabernet-Franc vines planted the lower slopes on a mix of gravel and sand over clay subsoil; the grapes are picked and crushed and macerated for 2-3 weeks on the skins in tank to keep the vibrant crunchy freshness. A vibrant nose of flowers, raspberries and blue berries with mineral notes and a pretty, delicate fresh palate of mineral wrapped raspberries with perky acidity and a saline, chalky fresh finish, perfect for a light meal would even work with fish.