Thierry Germain - Bulles de Roche - sparkling - 750 ml
The 50-hectare Domaine des Roches Neuves is run by Bordelais Thierry Germain and is situated in the appellation of Saumur-Champigny in the Loire Valley. The winery has existed since 1850, and since purchasing the estate in 1991, Thierry has turned it into one of the finest in France. The estate is run strictly along biodynamic lines, harvesting is manual and yields are low. Vinification is carried out only in small batches and the wines are neither filtered not fined.
Grape Variety: 90% Chenin Blanc, 5% Cabernet Franc, 5% ChardonnaySoil: Clay and limestone
Vine Age: 60 years
Vineyard area: 1.2 ha