Savennières: Château d'Epiré Moelleux 2015
|Style||White Wine, Moelleux, Medium-bodied, Non Sparkling|
|Wine Region||Loire, Savennières|
|Grape Variety (Cépage)||Chenin Blanc|
|Cellarage||Drinks well from release but can readily support 10+ years bottle-age.|
|Vinification||Late-harvested grapes are pressed and their juice is then fermented in vats prior to being racked into used wooden barrels for a 12 month élevage before bottling.|
|Alcohol By Volume (%)||12.5|
Château d'Epiré (Luc Bizard)
Luc Bizard, the amiable patron of Château d'Epiré, is a sixth generation vigneron with as sharp an insight into the region's wines as anyone in the vicinity.
The Château d’Epiré is one of the oldest vineyards in Savennières and it has been in the family since the 17th century. The vineyard has eleven hectares of which nine are for producing Savennières.View more wines from this producer...