Project Description

Famille Lieubeau - BelAbord

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Bel Abord

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AppellationAOP Muscadet Sèvre et Maine sur lie
ColourWhite
BedrockGneiss
Grape varietyMelon de Bourgogne
Vineyard40-year-old, organically-farmed vines. Tilling of soils and manual harvest, with sorting on the plot.
Winemaking & AgeingPressing in a pneumatic press and selection of musts. Cold settling. Aged nine months on lees, in underground vats, with regular stirring of lees.
Food-wine pairingsIdeal as an aperitif, with appetizers, salads and shellfish.

Description:
Bel Abord is a superb vineyard plot facing the village of Saint Fiacre and overlooking the river Maine. The gneiss bedrock, the vineyard’s orientation facing the rising sun and Muscadet’s unique Melon variety bring freshness, minerality and intensely fruity notes to this Muscadet, along with good body and a nice saline finish.

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