Project Description

Famille Lieubeau-Confluent

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AppellationAOP Muscadet Sèvre et Maine
Grape varietyMelon de Bourgogne
Vineyard20-year-old, organically-farmed vines. Trellising and deleafing of vines. Tilling of soils.
Winemaking & AgeingPressing in a pneumatic press and selection of musts. Cold settling. Fermentation with natural yeasts. Aged nine to twelve months on lees, in underground vats, with regular stirring of lees.
Food-wine pairingsIdeal as an aperitif, or with grilled sardines or seafood.

Close to where the rivers Sèvre and Maine join, in the geographical and historical heart of the Muscadet appellation, lies our vineyard of L’Aulnaye. On a superb east-facing slope, the Melon vines dig into the rock, bringing a saline freshness, minerality and intensely fruity notes to this wine.

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