Snapshot
Vintage: 2016
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: France
Region: Loire
Appellation: Touraine
Wine type: White
Varietals: Sauvignon Blanc
Biodynamic: Practicing
Vineyard: Sourced from several parcels (some organic) from within the Touraine, including a vineyard called Clos de la Grange Rouge from which the wine gets its name.
Orientation: Multiple parcels, exposure varies
Soil: Various soils found throughout Touraine, including clay mixed with flint and clay with a chalky subsoil.
Viticulture: Farmed biodynamically and hand harvested.
Vinification: Always vinified sec in stainless steel using indiginous yeasts
Aging: Aged on its lees in stainless steel until bottling in March
Production: 550 cases
Notes: Francois makes this custom cuvee especially for Team Polaner. Boasts notes of citrus and stonefruit on the nose, followed by lovely acid and mineral undertones on the palate. An impressive wine at an exceptional value.