Project Description

Famille Lieubeau - Fruitiere

La Fruitière

Les Vignes Blanches

Famille Lieubeau - Vigneron Indepependant
Appellation IGP Val de Loire
Colour White
Bedrock Granite
Grape variety 40% Chardonnay, 40% Melon, 20% Sauvignon
Vineyard Young vines. Vineyard with grass cover. Trellising and deleafing of vines. Nocturnal harvest.
Winemaking & Ageing Pressing in a pneumatic press with skin-contact maceration and selection of musts. Cold settling. Reductive winemaking method in inert tanks. Aged for three months.
Food-wine pairings Great as an apertif, with grilled fish or tapas.

Description:
The vineyard of La Fruitière is so named for the intense fruitiness that has always characterized its wines. Vignes Blanches is a unique blend of Loire Valley grapes, combining the texture of Chardonnay, the freshness of the Melon variety and the aromatic intensity of Sauvignon. It has notes of citrus, white fruits, almond and lime zest.

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