Domaine de Belliviere, Rouge-Gorge Coteaux du Loire, 2017 750ml
Offers aromas of sour cherry, almond, and fennel. Bright and juicy yet also dense and creamy on the the palate, with rich black cherry fruit and an invigoratingly tart fruit skin edge and chalky undertone, Read more
this practically explodes with concentrated bitter black cherry, plum, and herbal elixirs in a finish.
VARIETAL: Pineau d'Anis
AGE OF VINES: 25-45 Years
SOIL: Clay and siliceous clay with flint on tuffeau (limestone)
WINEMAKING: One month in vat for alcoholic fermentation, breaking the cap, systematic blending of free run wine with press wine, natural malolactic fermentation in recent barrels.
Maturing one year to 18 months.