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CHATEAUMEILLANT rouge CUVÉE JEANNE - VIELLES VIGNES
CHATEAUMEILLANT rouge CUVÉE JEANNE - VIELLES VIGNES

This historic 500 year old family owned estate in Sancerre, has become a specialist in the production of Great Wines from Centre Loire Valley thanks to its unrivalled know how.
Joseph Mellot wines express the quintessence of each of their terroirs.
Known for and distinguished by their high quality in more than 40 countries
globally, Joseph Mellot wines are the Ambassador for the Loire’s finest vintages.
Under the leadership of Catherine Corbeau Mellot, the Estate is now committed to sustainable development using Sustainable Agricultural methods to cultivate its vines.

This historic 500 year old family
-
owned estate in Sancerre, has become a
specialist in the production of Great Wines from Centre Loire Valley thanks to its
unrivalled know
-
how.
Joseph Mellot wines express
the quintessence of each of their terroirs.
Known for and distinguished by their high quality in more than 40 countries
globally, Joseph Mellot wines are the Ambassador for the Loire’s finest vintages.
Under the leadership of Catherine Corbeau Mellot, the
Estate is now committed
to sustainable development using Sustainable Agricultural methods to cultivate
its vines.

CHATEAUMEILLANT rouge CUVÉE JEANNE - VIELLES VIGNES

GRAPE VARIETY

70% Gamay - 30% Pinot Noir

 

TERROIR

The vines are planted in soil that is composed predominantly of Kimmeridgian marls. 

 

WORK IN THE VINEYARD

Environmentally friendly growing methods are adapted to suit each terroir. 

 

VINIFICATION

The grapes are completely destemmed. Fermentation under monitored temperatures. 

 

CHARACTERISTICS

Beautiful garnet-red colour.

A very pleasant nose with its fragrances of black fruits.

The mouth is round, powerful but with round tannins.

A very well-balanced wine.

 

OUR SERVING SUGGESTIONS

Enjoy with lamb or beef.

A very pleasant wine to discover !

 

Ideal serving temperature : 15°C 

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