Cuvée: Rififi a Beaulieu
Colour: Sparkling White
Grapes: Chenin Blanc
About: a very small production of wonderfully easy drinking pet nat with plenty of interest, bottled 3 days into fermentation, made in conjunction with their friend Bruno Richard in Varrains.
Location: in Varrains next to Saumur.
Age: years old.
Soils: limestone and clay.
Farming: organic, biodynamic, ploughing. Certified AB.
Climate: continental with cool, wet winters and hot, dry summers.
Pressed, and bottled 3 days into fermentation. Disgorged prior to sale during the period December to March.
Vintage notes 2020
Yield hl/ha: 40
Harvested: 9 september
Bottles produced: 4,000
Date bottled: 2020-09
SO2 Total: 0 added
Tasting: a super glugger, softly sparkling, interesting spicy, cherry, earthy notes, very individualistic.