2017 Domaine Luneau-Papin Muscadet Sèvre & Maine sur Lie «Le Verger»
Region: France, Loire Valley - Pays-Nantais
Farming: Certified Organic
Grape Variety: Melon de Bourgogne
Dry, med-bodied white; fruit and yeast | Say no more - sashimi!
Pierre and Monique and their son, Pierre-Marie Luneau have continued championing quality over quantity and they now make a wonderful variety of Muscadet from schist-heavy vineyards. Their methods are deceptively simple: minimal use of chemicals, low yields, hand harvesting, gentle pressing, fermentation with indigenous yeasts and an unhurried elevage on the lees to develop complexity and flavour.
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