Savennières Roche aux Moines Clos de la Bergerie

2017

The average of the vines is approximately 27 years, planted on schist with an eastern exposure. Although the maximum legal production for this area is 50 hectoliters per hectare, actual production of this wine is lower, at around outputs are of 25/30 hectolitres per hectare.

Vinified in wood (never more than 5% new). Approximately 8,000 bottles produced.

93 points
"A monumental white, with lush flavors of quince paste and mirabelle plum at the core, while streaks of wet stone and chamomile give this another layer. Vibrant acidity keeps everything intact, providing harmony and keeping the fruit lingering on the long, waxy finish. Drink now through 2030."
Aleks Zecevic,
Wine Spectator
, November 2019

SKU/Code: 
DB6423-17
Product Line: 
Wine
White
Varietal: 
Chenin Blanc
Farming Type: 
Biodynamic