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PépièreChâteau Thébaud Muscadet Sèvre-et-Maine
Melon de Bourgogne from Loire, France
100% Melon de Bourgogne. The Pépière holding in the cru of Château Thébaud is 14 hectares of vines up to 65 years old on a south-facing slope. The key soil component is granite de Thébaud, different from say the granite de Clisson in its higher feldspar and clay content--this means more nutrients...
Organic
DB8353-17
PépièreMonnières-Saint Fiacre Muscadet Sèvre-et-Maine
Melon de Bourgogne from Loire, France
100% Melon de Bourgogne. Pépière has vines in a couple of different zones of the cru of Monnières-St.-Fiacre (including the lieu-dit of Gras Moutons which is separately bottled). The site for this bottling features 60-year-old vines on fine, sandy, gneiss-rich soils. As for all Pépière vines and...
Organic
DB2006-17
PépièreMuscadet Sèvre-et-Maine Sur Lie "La Pépie"
Melon de Bourgogne from Loire, France
100% Melon de Bourgogne. In 2016 for the first time, Pépière's classic, earliest-released Sur Lie bottling saw an addition to the label, the "La Pépié" moniker, because of the necessity of adding non-estate fruit to this bottling (Pépière had 85% devastation of their own crop in 2016); 2017 was...
Organic
DB8905-20
PépièreMuscadet Sèvre-et-Maine Sur Lie Briords "Cuvée Vieilles Vignes"
Melon de Bourgogne from Loire, France
100% Melon de Bourgogne. Briords is a lieu-dit in which Marc has long held 3 hectares of massale vines planted from 1930 to 1950. These are the oldest vines of the estate, planted on soils of granite de Thébaud, which differs from granite de Clisson in containing more feldspar and clay--it is...
Organic
DB8966-20
PépièreVDP Val de Loire Cabernet Franc "La Pépiè"
Cabernet Franc from Loire, France
100% Cabernet Franc. Only three of Pépière's 43 certifed-organic hectares of vines are planted to black grapes: Côt and Cabernet Franc (known locally as Breton). They are in the 10-hectare "home" vineyard in Clisson, where the rocky, granite-rich soils yield top-tier Melon de Bourgogne; the black...
Organic
DB0545-20
PépièreVDP Val de Loire Côt-Merlot "La Pépiè"
Côt from Loire, France
82% Côt (aka Malbec)/18% Merlot. Only three of Pépière's 43 certifed-organic hectares of vines are planted to black grapes: Côt, Merlot and Cabernet Franc (known locally as Breton). They are in the 10-hectare "home" vineyard in Clisson, where the rocky, granite-rich soils yield top-tier Melon de...
Organic
DB0546-20